Grain higher on the CBOT, cattle mostly lower and pork higher on the CME

CommoditiesAssociated Press

Grain futures were higher Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec delivery was 19.75 cents higher at $5.45 a bushel; Dec corn was 9.25 cents higher at $3.83 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.36 a bushel; while Jan soybeans gained 5 cents to $10.69 a bushel.

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Beef mostly lower and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Dec live cattle was .05 cent higher at $1.6720 pound; Jan feeder cattle was .55 cent lower at 2.3210 a pound; Dec lean hogs gained .10 cent to $.9000 a pound.