Grain higher, livestock lower

AP News
Posted: Jul 19, 2017 9:43 AM

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

Wheat for Sept delivery was 1.40 cents lower at $5.0220 a bushel; Sept corn was up 5 cents at $3.82 a bushel; Sept. oats was up 3 cents at $2.9460 a bushel while August soybeans gained 3.40 cents to $9.93 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle was .55 cent lower at $1.1453 a pound; August feeder cattle was down 1.13 cents at $1.5048 pound; August lean hogs gained .10 cent to $.8060 a pound.