Grain higher, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for December delivery was 3.40 cents higher at $4.134 a bushel; December corn was 6 cents higher at $3.5220 bushel; December oats was .20 cent lower at $2.2760 a bushel while November soybeans gained 10.60 cents to $10.00 a bushel.

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

December live cattle was .10 cent lower at $1.0175 a pound; November feeder cattle was .55 cent lower at $1.2353 pound; December lean hogs gained .30 cent to $.4740 a pound.