Grains, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for Mar. delivery fell 9.8 cents at $5.3960 a bushel; Mar. corn was up 1 cent at $3.8840 a bushel; Mar. oats lost 3.4 cents at $2.9560 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans rose 3.8 cents at 9.29 a bushel.

Beef lower, pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Dec. live cattle was off .43 cent at $1.2197 a pound; Jan. feeder cattle fell 1.38 cents at $1.4407 a pound; Feb. lean hogs gained .63 cent at .7105 a pound.

The Associated Press