Grain lower, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for March delivery lost 5 cents to $4.9050 a bushel; March corn was down 4 cents to 3.7525 a bushel; March oats fell 5 cents to 2.3250 a bushel; while January soybeans lost 7.50 cents at $8.7075 bushel.

Beef lower and pork was higher the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was down .27 cent to $1.2625 a pound; January feeder cattle lost .93 cents to $1.5212 a pound; while February lean hogs gained 1.33 cents at $.6055 a pound.