CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Jul. fell 15.75 cents at $9.8875 a bushel; May corn was off 1.25 cents at $7.6350 a bushel; Jul. oats declined 38.75 cents at $6.17 a bushel; while Jul. dropped 30.75 cents at 16.65 a bushel.
Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Jun. live cattle was off .65 cent at $1.3725 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle fell was up .15 cent at $1.7520 a pound; May lean hogs rore .40 cent at $1.1260 a pound.