Grain higher, livestock higher

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Posted: Dec 22, 2015 10:48 AM

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

Wheat for March delivery was 1 cent higher at $4.80 a bushel; March corn was .25 cent higher at $3.7220 a bushel; March oats were 2 cents higher at $2.27 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 1.50 cents to 8.9320 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle was .65 cent higher at $1.3068 a pound; March feeder cattle was .75 cent higher at $1.5513 a pound; February lean hogs gained .70 cent to $.5715 a pound.