Grain higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Sep 20, 2016 3:38 PM

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

Wheat for Dec. gained 2 cents at $4.06 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 3.25 cents to 3.4050 a bushel; Dec. oats was up 2 cents at $1.75 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans advanced 17.25 cents to $9.8975 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was off .23 cent at $1.0767 a pound; September feeder cattle fell .13 cent to $1.3532 a pound; while October lean hogs rose .63 cent at $.5555 a pound.