Grain Mostly Higher, Livestock Lower


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

Wheat for March delivery was up 4 cents to $5.98 a bushel; March corn was off 4.75 cents to 3.9025 a bushel; March oats rose 1.75 cents to $3.145 a bushel; and January soybeans gained 7.75 cents to $10.4375 a bushel.

Beef was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle was off 3 cents to $1.6187 a pound, while January feeder cattle was 3 cents lower at $2.3187 a pound.