CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures traded higher early Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery jumped 15.5 cents to $5.57 a bushel, while March corn climbed 10.5 cents to $4.25 a bushel and oats for March delivery edged up 1 cent to $2.78 a bushel. January soybeans advanced 23.25 cents to $10.63 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange were not immediately available.

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