CHICAGO (AP) - Agriculture futures were mostly higher Monday in
early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for December delivery gained 13 cents to $5.52 a bushel;
December corn climbed 10 cents to $4.005 a bushel; January soybeans
jumped 17 cents to $10.04 a bushel; and oats for December delivery
were unchanged at $2.625 a bushel.
In other trading, beef and pork prices traded mixed on the
Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
December live cattle added 0.28 cent to 83.60 cents a pound;
January feeder cattle slipped 0.07 cent to 92.5 cents a pound;
December lean hogs edged up 0.4 cent to 54.4 cents a pound; and
February pork bellies lost 0.25 cent to 86.80 cents a pound.
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