Grain mixed on the CBOT, beef lower, pork higher on the CME

Grain futures were mixed Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at $5.2775 a bushel; March corn was 4.50 cents higher at $3.8825 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $2.7425 a bushel; while March soybeans gained at 9.25 cents at $10.05 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was 1.32 cents lower at $1.5130 a pound; March feeder cattle was .60 cent higher at $2.0250 a pound; April lean hogs gained 2.18 cents to $.6640 a pound.