Grain mostly higher, livestock higher

Wheat,corn and soybeans higher, oats lower on the CBOT; beef and pork higher on the CME.

Associated Press

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

Wheat for December delivery advanced 5.50 cents to $4.9125 a bushel; December corn was up 3.75 cents to 3.73 a bushel; December oats fell 2.25 cents to 2.2475 a bushel; while November soybeans gained 5 cents to $8.96 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. December live cattle was up 1.52 cents to $1.4317 a pound; November feeder cattle rose .30 cent to $1.9245 a pound; while December lean hogs advanced 1.88 cents to $.6785 a pound.

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