Grain mostly higher, livestock mostly lower

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

Wheat for Mar delivery fell 3.25 cents to $5.6475 a bushel; Mar corn was a 6 cents higher at 4.0025 a bushel; Mar oats were up 1 cent to $3.0325 a bushel; while Mar soybeans gained 4 cents to $10.5225 bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Feb live cattle was off 3 cents at $1.6060 a pound; Mar feeder cattle fell 4.50 cents to $2.1255 a pound; while Feb lean hogs were .85 cent higher to $.7902 a pound.