Grains mixed, Livestock higher
CHICAGO -- Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Sep. rose 5.50 cents at $7.9550 a bushel; Sep. corn was off 4 cents at $6.1350 a bushel; Sep. oats was up 4.75 cents at $4.5475 a bushel; while Sep. soybeans lost 4 cents at 14.6025 a bushel.
Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Aug. live cattle gained 1.15 cents at $1.4150 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle rose .77 cent at $1.8147 a pound; Oct. lean hogs was up .67 cent at $.9977 a pound.