Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: May 06, 2016 10:37 AM

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

Wheat for May delivery was 5.50 cents higher at $4.5840 a bushel; May corn was 4.25 cents higher at $3.76 bushel; May oats was 2.25 cents higher at $1.83 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 6.50 cents to $10.10 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork prices were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was .70 cent higher at $1.2033 a pound; May feeder cattle was .08 cent higher at $1.4803 a pound; May lean hogs lost .28 cent to $.7730 a pound.