Grain futures were higher on Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Dec. rose .024 cent at $5.39 a bushel; Dec. corn was up .02 cent at $3.6820 a bushel; Dec. oats gained .028 cent at $2.7320 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans advanced .052 cent at 10.0460 a bushel.
Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Oct. live cattle fell .017 cent at $1.0658 a pound; Sept. feeder cattle was off .004 cent $1.4115 a pound; Oct. lean hogs lost .005 cent at .6570 a pound.
The Associated Press