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Grain mostly higher, livestock lower


CHICAGO — Grain futures were mostly higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery fell 1.50 cents to $4.8925 a bushel; July corn was up 3.50 cents to 3.8675 a bushel; July oats rose 5.50 cents to 2.69 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 2.50 cents to $9.7150 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle fell 3 cents to $1.49 a pound; August feeder cattle was off 4.47 cents to $2.1020 a pound; while June lean hogs were .10 cent lower at $.7627 a pound.

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