Agriculture Futures Open Trading Mixed on CBOT

July 30, 2008 11:12:51 AM PDT
Agriculture futures traded mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery fell 4 cents to $7.88 a bushel; December corn rose 1 cent to $6.145 a bushel; December oats traded flat at $4.0425 a bushel; November soybeans fell 8 cents to $13.83 a bushel.

Beef futures traded higher and pork futures traded mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle rose 0.45 cent to 98 cents a pound; August feeder cattle gained 0.23 cent to $1.125 a pound; August lean hogs rose 0.48 cent to 78.5 cents a pound; August pork bellies declined 0.55 cent to 71.5 cents a pound.