- The Washington Times - Friday, November 7, 2008

CHICAGO (AP) - Agriculture futures were mixed in midday trading Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery dropped 1.5 cents to $5.210 a bushel; December corn rose 3.5 cents to $3.815 a bushel; December oats were unchanged at $2.380 a bushel; and November soybeans added 8.5 cents to $9.08 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose 0.60 cent to 93.90 cents a pound; November feeder cattle gained 0.88 cent to 99.75 cents a pound; December lean hogs gained 0.83 cent to 55.65 cents a pound; and February pork bellies rose 1.2 cents to 85 cents a pound.



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