Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: Mar 03, 2014 3:43 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery rose 29.25 cents to $6.3150 a bushel; May corn was 7 cents higher at 4.7050 a bushel; May oats advanced 20 cents to $4.8250 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 4.75 cents to $14.0925 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was .85 cent lower at $1.4412 a pound; May feeder cattle was .02 cent higher at $1.7372 a pound; while April lean hogs rose 1.82 cents to $1.0867 a pound.