Grain higher, livestock higher

AP News
Posted: Mar 04, 2014 3:48 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery rose 12 cents to $6.4350 a bushel; May corn was 13.75 cents higher at 4.8425 a bushel; May oats advanced 11 cents to $4.9350 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 13.75 cents to $14.23 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was 1.50 cents higher at $1.4562 a pound; May feeder cattle was 1.43 cent higher at $1.7515 a pound; while April lean hogs rose 3 cents to $1.1167 a pound.