Grains mostly lower, livestock mixed

CHICAGO — Grain futures were mostly lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec. delivery was off .80 cent at $5.0720 a bushel; Dec. corn was down 5 cents at $3.8840 a bushel; Dec. oats rosep 7.80 cents at $3.0320 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans lost 9.80 cents at 9.2960 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork waS lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Oct. live cattle was up .66 cent at $1.1148 a pound; Oct. feeder cattle was off .20 cent at $1.4535 a pound; Oct. lean hogs fell .40 cent at .7042 a pound.

The Associated Press