CHICAGO (AP) - Grain futures were higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

CHICAGO (AP) Grain futures were higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at 6.00 a bushel; March corn was 1.50 cents higher at 4.56 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at 5.0675 a bushel; while March soybeans was 18.75 cents higher at 14.26 a bushel.

Beef and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was 1.03 cent higher at $1.4555 a pound; March feeder cattle was .50 cents higher at 1.7250 a pound; April lean hogs gained 2.23 cent to $1.0325 a pound.