Grain higher and livestock lower

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Posted: Aug 07, 2015 3:34 PM

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

Wheat for September delivery was up 3.5 cents to $5.1050 a bushel; December corn gained 3.25 cents to 3.8375 a bushel; December oats lost 1.75 cents to 2.4425 a bushel; while November soybeans gained 19.50 cents to $9.7550 a bushel.

Beef and pork fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was down .33 cent to $1.4852 a pound; August feeder cattle lost .85 cent to $2.1412 a pound; while October lean hogs lost .33 cent to $.6412 a pound.