Grain higher, cattle and pork lower

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Posted: Apr 08, 2014 11:09 AM

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

Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at 6.7625 a bushel; May corn was 3.75 cents higher at 5.03 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at 4.19 a bushel; while May soybeans higher at 6.75 to 14.71 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was .02 cents lower at $1.3490 a pound; May feeder cattle was .40 cent lower at 1.7845 a pound; June lean hogs loss 1.97 cents to $1.1970 a pound.