Grain higher, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for May delivery gained 13.50 cents at $4.8625 a bushel; May corn was up 3.50 cents to 3.8450 a bushel; May oats rose 5 cents to $1.9575 a bushel; while May soybeans advanced 31275 cents at $9.8550 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was down 1.15 cents to $1.2732 a pound; April feeder cattle fell .40 cent to $1.5017 a pound; while May lean hogs was up 1.35 cents at $.7620 a pound.