CBOT: July wheat falls 18.50 cents to US$6.8550/bushel; July corn slides 36 cents to US$5.97/bushel; July soybeans tumble 30.25 cents to US$13.8225/bushel; June live cattle up 0.55 cent to US$1.1935/lb.

CHICAGO , May 22, 2012 () – Grains futures fell Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery fell 18.50 cents to $6.8550 a bushel; July corn dropped 36 cents to $5.97 a bushel; July oats fell 8.50 cents to $3.3350 a bushel; while July soybeans fell 30.25 cents to $13.8225 a bushel.

Beef futures rose, while pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose 0.55 cent to $1.1935 a pound; August feeder cattle rose 1.02 cent to $1.6012 a pound; while June lean hogs fell 0.88 cent to 85.82 cents a pound.

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