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Grain lower, livestock higher

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

Wheat for July delivery was unchanged at $4.74 a bushel; July corn was 3.75 cents lower at $3.6250 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.4425 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 6 cents to 9.70 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was .37 cent higher at $1.5007 a pound; August feeder cattle was unchanged at $2.1470 a pound; June lean hogs were .37 cent lower at $.8105 a pound.