Grain higher, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: May 02, 2017 3:37 PM

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

Wheat for May fell 1.25 cents at 4.4150 a bushel; May corn was off 5.25 cents at 3.64 a bushel; May oats was up 2 cents at $2.4525 a bushel; while May soybeans lost 1 cent at $9.58 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle was up 2.93 cents at $1.2705 a pound; May feeder cattle rose 1.02 cents at $1.4962 a pound; while May lean hogs were .83 cent higher at $.6695 a pound.