Grains mostly higher, livestock mixed

Updated 10/9/2018 9:18 AM

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

Wheat for Dec. delivery rose 4 cents at $5.1820 a bushel; Dec. corn gained 2.40 cents at $3.67 a bushel; Dec. oats was off .60 cent at $2.8540 a bushel while Nov. soybeans was up 1.20 cents at 8.6740 a bushel.

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

Oct. live cattle rose .72 cent at $1.1380 a pound; Oct. feeder cattle was up .40 cent at $1.5702 a pound; Oct. lean hogs fell .48 cent at .6842 a pound.

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