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Grain lower, livestock lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were lower Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery was 3.40 cents lower $3.86 a bushel; December corn was 4.60 cents lower at $3.4360 bushel; December oats was unchanged at $2.0220 a bushel while January soybeans lost 12.40 cents to $10.4340 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork prices were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle was .18 cent lower at $1.0913 a pound; January feeder cattle was down .05 cent at $1.2675 pound; December lean hogs gained .15 cent to $.5058 a pound.