Grains futures mostly rise, livestock prices mixed

CHICAGO -- Grain prices mostly rose Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery rose 7.75 cents to $8.6450 a bushel; December corn added 5.75 cents to $7.4750 a bushel; December oats were unchanged at $3.8875 a bushel; while November soybeans are flat at $15.3375 a bushel.

Beef futures fell, while pork futures rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle fell 0.40 cent to $1.2580 a pound; November feeder cattle fell 0.75 cent to $1.4630 a pound; while December lean hogs rose 0.50 cent to 78.60 cents a pound.