Grain higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Oct 16, 2014 10:57 AM

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

Wheat for Dec delivery was 1 cent higher at $5.07 a bushel; Dec corn was 1.75 cents higher at $3.4825 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.4350 a bushel; while Nov soybeans gained 2 cents at $9.5450 a bushel.

Beef mostly higher and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Dec live cattle was .73 cents higher $1.6320 pound; Nov feeder cattle was .85 cent higher at 2.3500 a pound; Dec lean hogs lost 1.42 cents to $.9050 a pound.