Grain higher, livestock mixed

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Posted: Mar 28, 2017 3:26 PM

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

Wheat for May was 3.75 cents higher to 4.2450 a bushel; May corn was up 2 cents at 3.5775 a bushel; May oats lost 5.50 cents at $2.35 a bushel; while May soybeans gained .50 cent to $9.72 a bushel.

Beef was higher and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was down .30 cent at $1.2077 a pound; March feeder cattle gained .20 cent at $1.3235 a pound; while April lean hogs lost .55 cent at $.6510 a pound.