Grain mostly higher, cattle and pork lower

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

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at 5.5575 cents a bushel; March corn was 3.75 cents higher at 4.37 3/4 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $4.0575 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 13.25 cents to 12.96 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was .97 cent lower at $1.3945 a pound; March feeder cattle was 1 cent lower at $1.6842 a pound; April lean hogs lost 1 cent to $.9380 a pound.