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CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery fell 15 cents to $6.83 a bushel; July corn fell 8.75 cents to $6.53 a bushel; July oats were flat at $3.955 a bushel; while July soybeans rose 9.75 cents to $15.03 a bushel.

Beef prices were mixed, while pork prices rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle fell 0.20 cent to $1.2140 a pound; August feeder cattle rose 0.63 cent to $1.4755 a pound; July lean hogs added 1.55 cent to $1.0130 a pound.

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