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Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for May delivery was 3 cents higher at $4.7840 a bushel; May corn was 3.25 cents higher at $3.9020 bushel; May oats was 1.50 cents lower at $1.9260 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 3.50 cents to $10.2160 a bushel.

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

April live cattle was .95 cent higher at $1.2380 a pound; May feeder cattle was .05 cent lower at $1.4053 a pound; May lean hogs lost .73 cent to $.7660 a pound.