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Grain lower, livestock lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were lower Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery was unchanged at $4.7925 a bushel; July corn was 4.25 cents lower at $3.6250 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.4125 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 9.25 cents to 9.7325 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was .42 cent lower at $1.4980 a pound; August feeder cattle was .17 cent lower at 2.1670 a pound; June lean hogs were .10 cents lower at $.8395 a pound.