CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures were mostly higher early Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery added 7.5 cents to $5.25 a bushel; December corn gained 8 cents to $3.925 a bushel; and November soybeans jumped 10 cents to $9.925 a bushel. December oats were unchanged at $2.59 a bushel.

In other trading, beef and pork futures gained on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle added 0.92 cent to 87.07 cents a pound; November feeder cattle rose 0.95 cent to 96.15 cents a pound; December lean hogs climbed 0.50 cent to 53.37 cents a pound; and February pork bellies traded 0.45 cent higher to 80.90 cents a pound.

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