CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Jul. declined 21.75 cents at $12.1225 a bushel; May corn was up 3.75 cents at $7.8750 a bushel; Jul. oats fell 10,75 cents at $6.2325 a bushel; while Jul. soybeans rose 17.75 cents at $16.9075a bushel.
Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Jun. live cattle was off .48 cent at $1.3162 a pound; May. feeder cattle fell 1.90 cents at $1.5467 a pound; May lean hogs was up 1.12 cents ats $1.0567 a pound.