Grains mostly lower, livestock lower
CHICAGO -- Grain futures were mostly lower on Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May lost 1.50 cents at $6.4525 a bushel; May corn was off .75 cent at $5.8925 a bushel; May oats fell 1.25 cents at $3.82 a bushel; while May soybeans rose 6.75 cents at $14.1550 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Apr. live cattle lost .65 cent at $1.2147 a pound; Apr. feeder cattle fell .55 cent at $1.4087 a pound; April lean hogs was off .25 cent at 1.0342 a pound.