Calendar | Logan County Extension Unit | Ag News Elsewhere [fresh daily from the Web]

Agriculture futures trade higher on the CBOT

Send a link to a friend

[March 19, 2010]  CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures rose Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

DonutsWheat for March delivery gained 7 cents to $5.8225 a bushel; March corn rose 3.25 cents to $3.98 a bushel; March oats advanced 3.75 cents to $2.1875 a bushel; and March soybeans jumped 14 cents to $9.19 a bushel.

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

February live cattle rose 1.37 cents to 88.32 cents a pound; March feeder cattle gained 1.18 cents to 94.55 cents a pound; February lean hogs lost 0.35 cent to 60.85 cents a pound; and February pork bellies rose 0.9 cent to 89.6 cents a pound.

[Associated Press]

Copyright 2008 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



< Recent articles

Back to top


News | Sports | Business | Rural Review | Teaching & Learning | Home and Family | Tourism | Obituaries

Community | Perspectives | Law & Courts | Leisure Time | Spiritual Life | Health & Fitness | Teen Scene
Calendar | Letters to the Editor