Grain lower, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for Dec. was down 6 cents to 4.0850 a bushel; Dec. corn lost 2.50 cents to 3.55 a bushel; Dec. oats was down 8.25 cents at $2.2375 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans lost 13 cents to $10.0125 a bushel.

Beef lower, pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was down .08 cent at $1.0420 a pound; November feeder cattle lost 2.32 cents to $1.2155 a pound; while December lean hogs gained 1.43 cents at $.4680 a pound.