Grain higher, cattle lower and pork higher

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

Wheat for May delivery was 21.50 cents higher at 6.8175 a bushel; May corn was 8.25 cents higher at 5.0675 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at 4.0350 a bushel; while May soybeans was unchanged at 14.63 a bushel.

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

June live cattle was unchanged at $1.3577 a pound; May feeder cattle was .07 cent lower at 1.80 a pound; June lean hogs gained .73 cents to $1.2193 a pound.