Grain higher, livestock higher
Posted June 8
CHICAGO — Grain futures were higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for July delivery was 7.40 cents higher at $4.5220 a bushel; July corn was up 4 cents at $3.8860 a bushel; July oats was down 5.60 cents at $2.5460 a bushel while July soybeans gained 7.40 cents to $9.3820 a bushel.
Beef higher and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
June live cattle was .35 cent higher at $1.3155 a pound; August feeder cattle was up .05 cent at $1.5485 pound; June lean hogs gained .60 cent to $.8223 a pound.