Grain higher, livestock higher
Posted September 16
CHICAGO — Grain futures were higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for Dec. gained 3.75 cents at $4.0325 a bushel; Dec. corn gained 7 cents to 3.37 a bushel; Dec. oats was up 2.75 cents at $1.7575 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans advanced 15.50 cents to $9.66 a bushel.
Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was up .92 cent at $1.0787 a pound; September feeder cattle rose 1.53 cents to $1.3550 a pound; while October lean hogs gained .32 cent at $.5547 a pound.