Grain higher, cattle and pork higher

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at 5.9850 a bushel; March corn was 1.75 cents higher at 4.47 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $4.2175 a bushel; while March soybeans was 16.50 cents higher at 13.54 a bushel.

Beef and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was .82 cent higher at $1.4192 a pound; March feeder cattle was 0.83 cents higher at 1.7130 a pound; April lean hogs gained 1.13 cent to $.9730 a pound.