Grain higher, livestock higher

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Posted: Jan 19, 2016 3:38 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery rose .75 cent to $4.7450 a bushel; March corn was up 4.50 cents to 3.6775 a bushel; March oats were advanced 8.75 cents to 2.0750 a bushel; while March soybeans gained 4.50 cents at $8.8350 bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was up 1.75 cents to $1.2930 a pound; March feeder cattle rose 2 cents to $1.5227 a pound; while February lean hogs gained .83 cent at $.6285 a pound.