Grain higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Oct 16, 2014 3:38 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec delivery rose 11 cents to $5.17 a bushel; Dec corn was 4.75 cents higher at 3.5225 a bushel; Dec oats gained 3.50 cents to $3.47 a bushel; while Nov soybeans advanced 14 cents to $9.6650 a bushel.

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

Dec live cattle rose 2.83 cents to $1.6530 a pound; Nov feeder cattle was 3 cents higher at $2.3715 a pound; while Dec lean hogs lost 1.60 cents to $.9032 a pound.