Grains mixed, livestock lower.
\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May delivery rose 3.60 cents at $5.6960 a bushel; May corn was off 1.60 cents at $3.3960 a bushel; May oats was off 2 cents at $2.61 a bushel; while May soybeans was up 2.40 cents at 8.8440 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Apr. live cattle lost 3.07 cents at $.9835 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle was off 1.07 cents at $1.1775 a pound; Apr. lean hogs lost 2.05 cents at $.5370 a pound.