CBOT: May wheat slides 18.50 cents to US$6.3925/bushel; May corn down 15.25 cents to US$6.3875/bushel; May soybeans fall 8.50 cents to US$13.2675/bushel; April live cattle down 0.20 cent to US$1.2557/lb.

CHICAGO , March 7, 2012 () – Grains futures fell Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery fell 18.50 cents to $6.3925 a bushel; May corn fell 15.25 cents to $6.3875 a bushel; May oats fell 5.50 cents to $2.9850 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 8.50 cents to $13.2675 a bushel.

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

April live cattle fell 0.20 cent to $1.2557 a pound; April feeder cattle rose 0.30 cent to $1.5642 a pound; while April lean hogs rose 0.58 cent to 87.35 cents a pound.

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