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Agriculture futures fall on CBOT; livestock rises

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[July 22, 2008]  CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures traded lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Auto RepairWheat for September delivery fell 13 cents to $7.91 a bushel; December corn dropped 20.25 cents to $6.0825 a bushel; December oats slipped 12.75 cents to $4.04 a bushel; November soybeans declined 45 cents to $14.03 a bushel.

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

August live cattle rose 1 cent to 98.5 cents a pound; August cattle added 0.78 cent to $1.1465 a pound; August lean hogs gained 0.67 cent to 77.57 cents a pound; July pork bellies rose 0.6 cent to 64.8 cents a pound.

[Associated Press]

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