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Grain mixed, livestock higher

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

Wheat for July delivery was up 3 cents to $4.7625 a bushel; July corn was .25 cent lower at 3.6450 a bushel; July oats were off .50 cent to 2.4075 a bushel; while July soybeans rose 4.25 cents to $9.7725 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle was up .85 cent to $1.5112 a pound; August feeder cattle rose .70 cents to $2.1387 a pound; while June lean hogs were .50 cent higher at $.7990 a pound.