Grain lower on the CBOT, beef and pork mixed on the CME

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

Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at $5.14 a bushel; May corn was 4.75 cents lower at $3.7425 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at $2.78 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 4.25 cents to $9.65 a bushel.

Beef and pork were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose .43 cent to $1.4540 a pound; May feeder cattle was .15 cent lower at $2.0875 a pound; June lean hogs lost .35 cent to $.7590 a pound.