Grain higher on the CBOT, cattle lower, pork higher on the CME

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

Wheat for Mar delivery rose 6.75 cents to $6.325 a bushel; Mar corn was 1.75 cents higher at $4.135 a bushel; Mar oats were unchanged at $3.0975 a bushel; while Mar soybeans gained 6.25 cents to $10.52 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Feb live cattle was .10 cent lower at $1.6072 a pound; Mar feeder cattle was 1.67 cents lower at 2.1730 a pound; Feb lean hogs rose .60 cent to $.8085 a pound.