CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery rose 1.50 cents to $6.48 a bushel; December corn rose 3.50 cents to $4.7250 a bushel; December oats were 3.50 cents higher at $3.2225 a bushel; while November soybeans rose 3.25 cents to $13.5825 a bushel.

Beef was higher and pork prices were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

October live cattle rose .03 cent to $1.2505 a pound; October feeder cattle was .45 cent higher at $1.5822 a pound; while October lean hogs were .55 cent lower at $.9030 a pound.