Grain mixed, livestock higher

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec. was down 2.50 cents to 4.1450 a bushel; Dec. corn gained 1.50 cents to 3.5250 a bushel; Dec. oats was down 7.75 cents at $2.1825 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans gained 7.50 cents to $9.8300 a bushel.

Beef higher pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was up 2.13 cents at $1.0115 a pound; October feeder cattle gained .12 cent to $1.2187 a pound; while December lean hogs gained .75 cent at $.4185 a pound.