Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Mar 03, 2016 3:38 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery was advanced 10.50 cents to $4.5325 a bushel; March corn was off .75 cent to 3.5375 a bushel; March oats were 6.50 cents higher to 1.74 a bushel; while March soybeans were up 2 cents at $8.5625 bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was off .85 cent to $1.3545 a pound; April feeder cattle fell .90 cent to $1.5692 a pound; while April lean hogs rose .30 cent at $.7035 a pound.