Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed
Posted August 31
CHICAGO — Grain futures were mostly higher Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for Sept. was 6.75 cents higher 4.1025 bushel; Sept. corn was up 12.75 cents at 3.4225 bushel; Sept. oats was off 4.75 cents at $2.2350 a bushel; while Aug. soybeans advanced 13.25 cents at $9.3625 a bushel.
Beef lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Aug. live cattle was off 1.03 cents at $1.0452 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle fell .18 cent at $1.4272 a pound; while Oct. lean hogs rose .05 cent at $.6140 a pound.