Grain higher, cattle mostly higher, pork higher

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

Wheat for July delivery was 1.50 cents higher at 6.71 a bushel; July corn rose a 2 cents to 4.7550 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at 3.3425 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 17.75 cents to 14.8750 a bushel.

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

Aug live cattle was .20 cent lower at $1.3990 a pound; Aug feeder cattle was 1.08 cent higher at 1.9700 a pound; July lean hogs rose 1.18 cent to $1.2635 a pound.