Grain mixed, livestock higher

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery gained 5 cents to 6.1075 a bushel; July corn was 7.5 cents higher at 4.565 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at 3.5625 a bushel; while July soybeans lost 2.5 cents to 14.58 a bushel.

Beef and pork rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Aug live cattle was .03 cent higher at $1.4135 a pound; Aug feeder cattle was .18 cent higher at 2.0000 a pound; July lean hogs gained 1.58 cents to $1.2375 a pound.