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

Agriculture futures fall on the CBOT

Send a link to a friend

[March 28, 2009]  CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures fell Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery dropped 7.25 cents to $5.0725 a bushel; May corn lost 3.75 cents to $3.87 a bushel; May oats fell 1.5 cents to $1.955 a bushel; and May soybeans slid 27 cents to $9.17 a bushel.

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

April live cattle inched up 0.05 cent to 84.32 cents a pound; May feeder cattle fell 0.65 cent to 94.3 cents a pound; April lean hogs slipped 0.05 cent to 60.47 cents a pound; and May pork bellies rose 0.9 cent to 85.9 cents a pound.

[Associated Press]

Copyright 2009 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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