Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mostly higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec. was advanced 19.25 cents to 4.16 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 12.50 cents to 3.4950 a bushel; Dec. oats was off 2.25 cents at $1.9575 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans gained 10.75 cents to $9.5625 a bushel.

Beef lower pork was higher the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was off 2.30 cents at $.9445 a pound; October feeder cattle fell 2.55 cents to $1.1945 a pound; while October lean hogs was up .25 cent at $.5162 a pound.