Grain mixed, livestock mostly higher

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar delivery was 3.75 cents higher at 5.5925 a bushel; Mar corn was 1.25 cents lower at $4.0075 a bushel; Mar oats were unchanged at $2.9825 a bushel; while Mar soybeans were unchanged at $10.16 a bushel.

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

Feb live cattle was .25 cent higher at $1.6070 a pound; Mar feeder cattle was .45 cent higher at 2.1375 a pound; Feb lean hogs lost .55 cent to $.7610 a pound.