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Grains, livestock mixed.

Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec. delivery was off .8 cent at $5.3060 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 1.4 cents at $3.6340 a bushel; Mar. oats was up 1 cent at $2.942 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans gained 6.2 cents at 8.9960 a bushel.

Beef lower, pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Dec. live cattle was off .20 cent at $1.2027 a pound; Jan. feeder cattle lost .08 cent at $1.4227 a pound; Dec. lean hogs rose .28 cent at .6085 a pound.

The Associated Press