Grain higher, livestock lower

6/2/2015 8:15 AM
By Associated Press

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

Wheat for July delivery gained 4 cents to $4.9775 a bushel; July corn was 4.75 cents higher at $3.57 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.4450 a bushel; while July soybeans rose 12.50 cents to 9.3850 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle was .15 cent lower at $1.52 a pound; August feeder cattle was .20 cent lower at $2.2335 a pound; July lean hogs lost 1.05 cents to $.8330 a pound.

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