CHICAGO — Grain futures were mixed on Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar. was advanced 15.25 cents at $6.8275 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 2 cents at $5.2925 a bushel; Mar. oats was up 1 cent at $3.66 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans declined 26.50 cents at $13.9350 a bushel.
Beef was higher and pork was lower on the on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Feb. live cattle was up .75 cent at $1.1390 a pound; Jan. feeder cattle rose 1.32 cents at $1.3577 a pound; Feb. lean hogs was off .42 cent at .6705 cents a pound.
The Associated Press