Grain higher, livestock higher

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Posted: Oct 23, 2013 3:34 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery rose 1 cent to $7.0175 a bushel; December corn rose 4.50 cents to 4.4275 a bushel; December oats were 3.25 cents higher at $3.4450 a bushel; while November soybeans advanced 7.75 cents to $13.10 a bushel.

Beef and pork fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle feee .22 cent to $1.3275 a pound; November feeder cattle was .23 cent lowerr at $1.6762 a pound; while December lean hogs rose .42 cent to $.8815 a pound.