Grain higher, livestock mixed

CHICAGO – Grain futures were higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec delivery rose 4 cents to $4.0925 a bushel; Dec corn was 11 cents higher at 3.57 a bushel; Dec oats gained .50 cent to $3.4525 a bushel; while Nov soybeans advanced 19.50 cents to $9.6475 a bushel.

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

Dec live cattle fell 2.78 cents to $1.6392 a pound; Nov feeder cattle was 3 cents lower at $2.3715 a pound; while Dec lean hogs gained .30 cent to $.9492 a pound.