Grain futures fall, pork prices also fall

5/10/2013 12:30 PM
By Associated Press

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

Wheat for July delivery fell 19.25 cents to $7.0425 a bushel; July corn fell 12.5 cents to $6.3625 a bushel; July oats slipped 4 cents to $3.785 a bushel; while July soybeans fell 9.75 cents to $13.99 a bushel.

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

June live cattle slipped 0.10 cent to $1.2055 a pound; May feeder cattle rose 0.15 cent to $1.3575 a pound; June lean hogs fell 1.20 cent to 90.57 cents a pound.

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