Grain mixed, livestock lower

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

Wheat for Mar delivery rose 2.75 cents to $5.9175 a bushel; Mar corn was a penny lower at 4.05 a bushel; Mar oats were off 1.5 cents to $3.045 a bushel; while Mar soybeans advanced 10.5 cents to $10.5575 bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Feb live cattle was off .2 cent at $1.6602 a pound; Mar feeder cattle fell 2.5 cents to $2.2087 a pound; while Feb lean hogs were 1.35 cents lower to $.7857 a pound.