Grains mostly higher, livestock lower.
\CHICAGO -- Grain futures were mostly higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May delivery advanced 13.80 cents at $5.8340 a bushel; May corn was up .60 cent at $3.4560 a bushel; May oats rose 5 cents at $2.6460 a bushel; while May soybeans was off 1 cent at 8.7620 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Apr. live cattle fell 5.35 cents at $1.0180 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle lost 9.50 cents at $1.2192 a pound; Apr. lean hogs was off 3.57 cents at .5988 a pound.