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Grain mostly higher, livestock higher


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

Wheat for May delivery rose 4.75 cents to $6.73 a bushel; May corn was 7.75 cents higher at 4.9625 a bushel; May oats were 11 cents higher at $4.0625 a bushel; while May soybeans declined 19 cents to $14.7975 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose .42 cent to $1.3497 a pound; May feeder cattle was .25 cent higher at $1.7835 a pound; while June lean hogs rose .90 cent to $1.2325 a pound.

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