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

CommoditiesAssociated Press

Grain futures were higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was up 3.25 cents to $5.0050 a bushel; March corn rose 4.25 cents to 3.8850 a bushel; March oats were 7.25 cents higher at $2.7450 a bushel; while March soybeans advanced 15.75 cents to $10.2650 a bushel.

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

April live cattle was up 2.95 cents to $1.4980 a pound; March feeder cattle rose 3.33 cents to $2.0030 a pound; while April lean hogs were 2.17 cents lower at $.6715 a pound.