The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

September 26, 2013

Grain higher, livestock mixed

The Clinton Herald

---- — The Associated Press

CHICAGO — Grain futures were higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery rose 12.25 cents to $6.705 a bushel; December corn rose 6 cents to 4.5475 a bushel; December oats were 3.25 cents higher at $3.1375 a bushel; while November soybeans rose 9.25 cents to $13.2155 a bushel.

Beef and pork prices were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose .05 cent to $1.3127 a pound; November feeder cattle fell .70 cent to $1.6405 a pound; while December lean hogs were .53 cent higher at $.8860 a pound.