Grain higher, cattle higher, pork lower

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Posted: Jan 06, 2014 10:53 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at 6.0575 a bushel; March corn was 3.75 cent higher at 4.2725 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $3.4425 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 4.75 cents to 12.76 a bushel.

Beef was higher while pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle rose .25 cent to $1.3655 a pound; March feeder cattle was .40 cent higher at $1.6850 a pound; February lean hogs lost .52 cent to $.8615 a pound.