Grain mostly lower and livestock lower

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

Wheat for March delivery declined 9.25 cents to $4.8850 a bushel; March corn was off 3.50 cents to 3.6950 a bushel; March oats were up 7.50 cents to 2.35 a bushel; while January soybeans fell .50 cent to $8.6375 bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was off 1.70 cents to $1.3250 a pound; January feeder cattle was down .73 cent to $1.6467 a pound; while February lean hogs fell .77 cent at $.5750 a pound.