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Grain lower, livestock higher

Feb 27, 2017 - Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar. declined 12.50 cents to 4.1875 a bushel; Mar. corn fell 3.75 cents at 3.6025 a bushel; Mar. oats was off 2.25 cents at $2.4950 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans lost 2.50 cents to $10.11 a bushel.

Beef and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was up 1.62 cents at $1.2537 a pound; March feeder cattle gained 2.15 cents at $1.2385 a pound; while April lean hogs ro...