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The Journal Gazette

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 7:39 pm

Grain futures drop, livestock trades lower

The Associated Press

Grains futures fell Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery slid 9.50 cents to $7.32 a bushelMarch corn fell 6 cents to $6.9625 a bushelMarch oats dropped 3.25 cents to $3.7775 a bushelwhile March soybeans lost 10.75 cents to $14.2075 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures closed lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle fell 0.40 cent to $1.2995 a poundMarch feeder cattle fell 1.55 cent to $1.4325 a poundApril lean hogs fell 0.37 cent to 86 cents a pound.