Grain higher, livestock mixed
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery rose 3 cents to $5.8750 a bushel; March corn was 1.50 cents higher $4.4325 a bushel; March oats advanced 18.75 cents to $4.4325 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 3 cents to $13.1625 a bushel.
Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle was .20 cent higher at $1.3910 a pound; March feeder cattle was .05 cent lower at $1.6692 a pound; while April lean hogs rose 1.88 cents to $.9500 a pound.