Grain mixed, livestock lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar delivery gained 4.25 cents to $6.2325 a bushel; Mar corn was down 2.50 cents to 4.06 a bushel; Mar oats rose .25 cent to $3.14 a bushel; while Jan soybeans declined 16 cents to $10.2350 bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Feb live cattle was off 3 cents to $1.5875 a pound; Jan feeder cattle was 3 cents lower at $2.1960 a pound; while Feb lean hogs fell 1.60 cents to $.8167 a pound.