Grain lower livestock higher

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

Wheat for Sept delivery was 13.75 lower at $5.6575 a bushel; Sept corn was 8.50 cents lower at $4.01 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.4575 a bushel; while Nov soybeans 12 cents lower to $11.2150 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Aug live cattle was .80 cent higher at $1.5580 a pound; Aug feeder cattle was 1.48 cents higher at 2.1910 a pound; Aug lean hogs gained .95 cent to $1.3255 a pound.