Grain higher, livestock higher

AP News
Posted: Apr 29, 2014 4:07 PM

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

Wheat for July delivery rose 8 cents to $7.1650 a bushel; July corn was 7.75 cents higher at 5.2150 a bushel; July oats were 6.75 cents higher at $3.6925 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 17.25 cents to $15.1725 a bushel.

Beef and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose .20 cent to $1.3702 a pound; August feeder cattle was .20 cent higher at $1.8655 a pound; while June lean hogs rose 1.05 cents to $1.2527 a pound.