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Grain mixed, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for Sept. was up 6.25 cents at $4.2250 a bushel; Sept. corn up 1.25 cents to 3.2225 a bushel; Sept. oats was lost 2 cents at $1.67 a bushel; while Aug. soybeans lost 19 cents to $10.0325 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. August live cattle was up .30 cent at $1.1632 a pound; August feeder cattle up .35 cent to $1.4907 a pound; while August lean hogs lost .05 cent at $.6715 a pound.