Grains futures fall, beef prices rise

11/2/2012 12:45 PM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures fell Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery fell 4 cents to $8.6450 a bushel; December corn fell 11.50 cents to $7.3950 a bushel; December oats fell 13.25 cents to $3.67 a bushel; while November soybeans fell 31.50 cents to $15.27 a bushel.

Beef futures rose, while pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose 0.10 cent to $1.2542 a pound; November feeder cattle rose 0.25 cent to $1.4490 a pound; while December lean hogs fell 0.12 cent to 77.75 cents a pound.

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