Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: Mar 31, 2016 3:36 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery gained 9.50 cents at $4.7350 a bushel; May corn declined 15.50 cents to 3.5150 a bushel; May oats were up .25 cent to 1.8550 a bushel; while May soybeans were up 1.75 cents at $9.1075 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was up .57 cent to $1.3292 a pound; April feeder cattle rose 4.50 cents to $1.5707 a pound; while April lean hogs fell .57 cent at $.6835 a pound.