Grains mostly higher, livestock lower

Updated 2/6/2018 10:23 AM

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

Wheat for March delivery was lost .40 cent at $4.4420 a bushel; March corn was up 3.20 cents at $3.6140 bushel; March oats rose 1.20 cents at $2.6940 a bushel while January soybeans gained 4.60 cents at $9.8060 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle was off 1.55 cents at $1.2568 a pound; January feeder cattle fell 2.92 cents at $1.4868 a pound; February lean hogs lost .63 cent at $.7465 a pound.

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