Grain higher, livestock lower

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

Wheat for Sept delivery was unchanged at $5.38 a bushel; Sept corn was 1.75 cents higher at $3.7850 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.3475 a bushel; while Nov soybeans was 6 cents higher at $11.08 a bushel.

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

Aug live cattle was 2.33 cent higher at $1.50 a pound; Aug feeder cattle was 1.18 cents higher at 2.11 a pound; Aug lean hogs loss 1.37 cent to $1.2915 a pound.