Grain higher, livestock lower

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

Wheat for March delivery gained 9.25 cents to $4.7575 a bushel; March corn gained 1.50 cents to 3.6250 a bushel; March oats were 3.25 cents lower to 2.2050 a bushel; while March soybeans were gained 4.50 cents at $8.6575 bushel.

Beef lower and pork were lower the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was off .65 cent to $1.3615 a pound; March feeder cattle lost .18 cents to $1.6247 a pound; while February lean hogs rose .03 cent at $.5915 a pound.