CHICAGO (AP) -- Grains futures traded flat to higher early Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery jumped 11.75 cents to $5.05 a bushel; July corn gained 5.5 cents to $3.825 a bushel; July soybeans rose 6.5 cents to $9.725 a bushel; and July oats were flat at $2.0275 a bushel.

Meanwhile, beef futures traded lower and pork futures rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle slipped .60 cent to 96.20 cents a pound; August feeder cattle fell .85 cent to $1.1475 a pound; June lean hogs gained .43 cents to 85.75 cents a pound; and May pork bellies gained .20 cent to $1.022 a pound.

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