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Grain higher and livestock mixed


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

Wheat for September delivery advanced 32.25 cents to $6.1575 a bushel; September corn was 30 cents higher at 4.22 a bushel; December oats were up 10.75 cents at 2.7775 a bushel; while November soybeans gained 57.25 cents to $10.3725 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. August live cattle was off 1.80 cents to $1.4807 a pound; August feeder cattle fell 4.35 cents to $2.1472 a pound; while August lean hogs rose 2.60 cents to $.7437 a pound.

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