Grains higher and livestock lower.
Wheat for Mar. gained 9.50 cents at 6.70 a bushel; Mar. corn advanced 9.75 cents at 5.3425 a bushel, Mar. oats rose .6 cents at $3.6775 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans was up 2 cents at $14.13 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb. live cattle was off .18 cent at $1.1207 a pound; Jan. feeder cattle lost .97 cent at $1.3260 a pound; while Feb. lean hogs fell .55 cent at $.6630 a pound.