Grain higher, Livestock higher

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Posted: Aug 31, 2017 10:06 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Sept delivery was higher 4 cents at $4.0740 a bushel; Sept corn was up 2.60 cents at $3.3220 a bushel; Sept oats gained 1.60 cents at $2.30 a bushel while Sept soybeans was up 9.60 cents to $9.3260 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle gained .10 cent at $1.0565 a pound; August feeder cattle gained .13 cent at $1.4278 a pound; October lean hogs was .98 cent higher at $.6233 a pound.