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Grain mixed livestock lower

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

Wheat for March delivery fell 3.50 cents to $4.7550 a bushel; March corn rose 5 cents to 3.7225 a bushel; March oats were off .25 cent to 2.3250 a bushel; while January soybeans advanced 8 cents to $8.81 bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was off 1.50 cents to $1.3235 a pound; January feeder cattle was declined 3.27 cents to $1.6275 a pound; while February lean hogs fell .87 cent at $.5680 a pound.