Beef Higher, Grain Mostly Higher


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

Wheat for September delivery was off 5.50 cents to $4.9350 a bushel, December corn was up 2.25 cents to 3.7875 a bushel, December oats gained 1 cent to 2.4625 a bushel, and November soybeans rose 6.75 cents to $9.4225 a bushel.

Beef was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. October live cattle was up .10 cents to $1.4820 a pound and August feeder cattle rose .10 cents to $2.1395 a pound.