Grain higher, livestock lower

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Posted: Sep 27, 2016 3:34 PM

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

Wheat for Dec. gained 8 cents at $4.04 a bushel; Dec. corn was up 2.75 cents to 3.3175 a bushel; Dec. oats rose 3.75 cents at $1.7325 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans advanced 7.25 cents to $9.5250 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was off 3 cents at $1.0382 a pound; September feeder cattle lost 1.23 cents to $1.3482 a pound; while October lean hogs fell 1.35 cents at $.5170 a pound.