National Business

Grains higher, livestock mixed

Wheat for July rose 9.25 cents at 5.3560 a bushel; July corn advanced 12 cents at 4.42 a bushel, July oats was up 4 cents at $3.0450 a bushel; while July soybeans gained 10 cents at $8.88 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle was off .60 cent at $1.0905 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle fell 1.58 cents at $1.3622 a pound; while Jun lean hogs was up .20 cent at $.7922 a pound.