Grain mixed, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for May delivery advanced 8 cents at $4.71 a bushel; May corn rose .50 cent to 3.7050 a bushel; May oats were up 3 cents to 1.90 a bushel; while May soybeans were off 1.50 cents at $9.09 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was off .75 cents to $1.3510 a pound; April feeder cattle fell .25 cent to $1.5557 a pound; while April lean hogs rose .30 cent at $.6992 a pound.