Grain higher, livestock higher

AP News
Posted: Feb 27, 2015 4:01 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery was up 12.50 cents to $5.13 a bushel; March corn rose 4.75 cents to 3.9325 a bushel; March oats were 3.75 cents higher at $2.7825 a bushel; while March soybeans gained 5.25 cents to $10.3175 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was up 1.90 cents to $1.5170 a pound; March feeder cattle rose 1.60 cents to $2.0190 a pound; while April lean hogs were .32 cent higher at $.6747 a pound.