CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar. rose 1.75 cents to 4.3375 a bushel; Mar. corn was up 2 cents at 3.7475 a bushel; Mar. oats gained 3.2550 cents at $2.6025 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans was up .25 cent to $10.27 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was off .18 cent at $1.1597 a pound; March feeder cattle rose .77 cent at $1.2422 a pound; while April lean hogs fell 1.52 cents at $.6675 a pound.