Grain lower, livestock lower

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

Wheat for July delivery was 5.25 cents a bale lower at $4.49 a bushel; July corn was 7.25 cents lower at $3.80 bushel; July oats was 3.50 cent lower at $2.0340 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 18.50 cents to $11.06 a bushel.

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

June live cattle was .80 cent lower at $1.1595 a pound; August feeder cattle was 1.80 cents lower at $1.4058 pound; July lean hogs lost .03 cent to $.8425 a pound.