Grains mixed, livestock higher

CHICAGO — Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec. delivery was up 2 cents at $5.1320 a bushel; Dec. corn was off 3.60 cents at $3.8660 bushel; Dec. oats was unchanged at $3.0440 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans rose 7.40 cents at 9.2940 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Dec. live cattle gained 1.93 cents at $1.1988 a pound; Nov. feeder cattle rose 1.08 cents at $1.4752 a pound; Dec. lean hogs was up .43 cent at .6485 a pound.

The Associated Press