Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for July delivery was .50 cent a bale loweer at $4.8040 a bushel; July corn was .50 cent higher at $4.09 bushel; July oats was .50 cent higher at $1.92 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 1.25 cents to $10.7840 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork prices were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was .73 cent higher at $1.1965 a pound; August feeder cattle was 1.20 cents higher at $1.4658 a pound; June lean hogs lost .40 cent to $.8015 a pound.