Grain mostly lower, livestock mostly lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell .75 cent to $4.5750 a bushel; March corn was off 1.50 cents at 3.5875 a bushel; March oats were up 4.75 cents to 1.9625 a bushel; while March soybeans lost .75 cent at $8.7275 bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was off .40 cent to $1.2912 a pound; March feeder cattle fell .23 cent to $1.5002 a pound; while April lean hogs rose .92 cent at $.7037 a pound.