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Grain lower, livestock mostly lower

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

Wheat for March delivery was .50 cent lower at $4.62 a bushel; March corn was 2.50 cents lower at $3.5040 a bushel; March oats were 4 cents lower at $2.0800 a bushel; while March soybeans lost .50 cent to 8.6420 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork were higher the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle was 1.13 cents lower at $1.3540 a pound; March feeder cattle was 2.28 cents lower at $1.6323 a pound; February lean hogs was .28 cent higher at $.6110 a pound.