Grain higher, livestock higher

October 6, 2015

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

Wheat for December delivery was advanced 10.75 cents to $5.2625 a bushel; December corn rose 4.75 cents to 3.9825 a bushel; December oats were 3 cents higher at 2.19 a bushel; while November soybeans rose 3.75 cents to $8.88 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. December live cattle was up 3 cents to $1.3322 a pound; November feeder cattle gained 4.50 cents to $1.7802 a pound; while December lean hogs rose 2 cents to $.6672 a pound.