Grains futures, livestock prices mixed

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

Wheat for July delivery fell 8.75 cents at $7 a bushel; July corn rose 1.5 cent to $6.5725 a bushel; July oats were flat at $3.795 a bushel; while July soybeans fell 7.5 cents to $15.25 a bushel.

Beef and pork prices were also mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle fell 0.17 cent to $1.2055 a pound; August feeder cattle added 0.08 cent to $1.445 a pound; June lean hogs rose 0.53 cent to 96.35 cents a pound.