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

CommoditiesAssociated Press

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

Wheat for September delivery rose 5 cents to $4.9860 a bushel; December corn was 4 cents higher at $3.83 a bushel; December oats were 1 cent lower at $2.4420 bushel; while November soybeans gained 12 cents to 9.5420 cents a bushel.

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Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

October live cattle was .25 cent lower at $1.4795 a pound; August feeder cattle was .23 cent lower at $2.1373 a pound; October lean hogs lost .88 cent to $.6648 a pound.