CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May advanced 30.25 cents at $11.1475 a bushel; May corn was off 3.25s cent at $7.9350 a bushel; May oats fell 11.25 cents at $6.6475 a bushel; while May soybeans declined 65.50 cents at $16.2650 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Jun. live cattle lost .98 cent at $1.3387 a pound; Apr. feeder cattle fell .65 cent at $1.6045 a pound; May lean hogs was off .15 cent at $1.0245 a pound.