Wheat for Sept. was up .25 cent at 4.8625 a bushel; Sept. corn rose .75 cent at 3.5425 a bushel; Sept. oats gained .25 cent at $2.3450 bushel; while Sep. soybeans was 5.25 cents higher at $8.32 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Aug. live cattle was up 1.05 cents at $1.0995 a pound; Sept. feeder cattle rose 1.20 cents at 1.5297 a pound; while Oct. lean hogs gained .68 cent at $.5565 a pound.