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Grain higher, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for July delivery was unchanged at $4.7625 a bushel; July corn was 2.25 cents higher at $3.6675 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $2.4075 a bushel; while July soybeans rose 7.25 cents to 9.8450 a bushel.

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

June live cattle was .57 cent lower at $1.5055 a pound; August feeder cattle rose .03 cent to $2.1390 a pound; June lean hogs were .65 cent higher at $.8055 a pound.