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Wheat and corn futures fall while oat and soybean futures rise on the CBOT


download CHICAGO — Grains futures traded mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery dropped 34 cents to $6.2675 a bushel; December corn fell 4.25 cents to $6.4075 a bushel; December oats rose 6 cents to $3.45 a bushel; while November soybeans rose 4 cents to $12.3950 a bushel.

Beef futures and pork futures were also mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle fell 0.40 cent to $1.2122 a pound; November feeder cattle gained 0.20 cent to $1.4332 a pound; and December lean hogs rose 0.68 cent to 87.45 cents a pound.

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