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Grain futures fall, beef prices rise

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures fell Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery fell 3.25 cents to $8.4550 a bushel; December corn fell 4.50 cents to $7.2125 a bushel; December oats fell 3 cents to $3.6450 a bushel; while January soybeans fell 17 cents to $14.02 a bushel.

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

December live cattle rose 0.18 cent to $1.2560 a pound; January feeder cattle rose 0.28 cent to $1.4515 a pound; while December lean hogs slipped 0.03 cent to 80.07 cents a pound.