Grain mostly higher, livestock higher

AP News
Posted: Dec 18, 2015 3:38 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery was up 2.75 cents to $4.8675 a bushel; March corn rose .25 cent to 3.7450 a bushel; March oats fell 1.50 cents higher to 2.2650 a bushel; while March soybeans advanced 15 cents at $8.9275 bushel.

Beef and pork were higher the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was up 3 cents to $1.2552 a pound; January feeder cattle rose 4.50 cents to $1.4875 a pound; while February lean hogs gained .85 cent at $.5662 a pound.