Grains higher, livestock higher
Wheat for May rose 4.75 cents at 4.6275 a bushel; May corn was up 4.75 cents at 3.6175 a bushel; May oats gained 9.50 cents at $2.7850 a bushel; while May soybeans advanced 11.50 cents at $8.9550 a bushel.
Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Apr. live cattle was up .47 cent at $1.2617 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle rose .20 cent at $1.4545 a pound; while Apr. lean hogs gained .03 cent at $.7740 a pound.