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Grain mixed, livestock lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery was unchanged at $5.1250 a bushel; July corn was 2 cents higher at $3.61 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.5275 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 1.75 cents to 9.40 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle was .68 cent lower at $1.5132 a pound; August feeder cattle was 1.02 cents lower at $2.2230 a pound; July lean hogs lost 1.45 cents to $.8235 a pound.