Grain higher, livestock lower

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Posted: Dec 14, 2015 3:41 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery gained 3 cents to $4.9350 a bushel; March corn was up 3.75 cents to 3.79 a bushel; March oats gained .25 cent to 2.3275 a bushel; while March soybeans gained 2.25 cents at $8.76 bushel.

Beef lower and pork was lower the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was down 1.85 cents to $1.2440 a pound; January feeder cattle lost 3.973 cents to $1.4815 a pound; while February lean hogs lost .43 cent at $.6012 a pound.