Grain higher, livestock mixed

CHICAGO – Grain futures were higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery was unchanged at $4.8875 a bushel; July corn was 1.25 cents higher at $3.5375 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.40 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 4.50 cents to 9.3050 a bushel.

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

August live cattle was unchanged at $1.5275 a pound; August feeder cattle was .95 cent lower at $2.2400 a pound; July lean hogs gained .13 cent to $.8475 a pound.