Grain higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Sep 01, 2016 10:35 AM

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

Wheat for Sept. delivery was 5 cents higher at $3.66 a bushel; Sept. corn was 5.50 cents higher at $3.07 bushel; Sept. oats was 4.25 cents higher at $1.6520 a bushel; while Sept. soybeans gained 2 cents to $9.62 a bushel.

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

October live cattle was .60 cent lower at $1.0598 a pound; September feeder cattle was 1.58 cents lower at $1.3895 pound; October lean hogs gained .43 cent to to $.6328 a pound.