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Grain mostly lower, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for Sept. delivery lost 7 cents at $4.0325 a bushel; Sept. corn fell 4.25 cents to 3.2075 a bushel; Sept. oats was declined 11.25 cents at $1.85 a bushel; while Aug. soybeans unchanged to $9.9050 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. August live cattle was off .43 cent at $1.1632 a pound; August feeder cattle rose .10 cent to $1.4757 a pound; while August lean hogs lost .65 cent at $.6770 a pound.