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

CommoditiesAssociated Press

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

Wheat for May delivery was up 7.25 cents to $5.1075 a bushel; May corn rose 3 cents to 3.74 a bushel; May oats were 2.25 cents higher at $2.7325 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 10.50 cents to $9.65 a bushel.

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

June live cattle was up 3 cents to $1.4847 a pound; May feeder cattle rose 4.50 cents to $2.1342 a pound; while June lean hogs fell .68 cent to $.7512 a pound.