Live cattle futures ope the Wednesday market with mixed trade, as nearby Oct was down 72.5 cents and Feb was up 12.5 cents. Feeder cattle futures are mostly lower, with front-month Oct down $1.07. The CME feeder cattle index opens down 90 cents at $155.36. Wholesale boxed beef prices are mixed. Choice boxes are down 19 cents, with Select up 66 cents.