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Agriculture futures trade mixed on CBOT

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[May 21, 2008]  CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures traded mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery fell 7 cents to $7.84 a bushel; July corn gained 3 cents to $5.8975 a bushel; July oats rose 3 cents to $3.94 a bushel; July soybeans lost 1.5 cents to $13.315 a bushel.

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

June live cattle rose 0.55 cent to 93.65 cents a pound; May cattle rose 0.05 cent to $1.0792 a pound; June lean hogs added 0.43 cent to 76.55 cents a pound; May pork bellies rose 2.95 cents to 77 cents a pound.

[Associated Press]

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