Wheat for Jul. rose 8.75 cents at 4.9875 a bushel; Jul. corn advanced 9.75 cents at 3.4825 a bushel, Jul. oats was up 3.75 cents $3.3725 a bushel; while Jul. soybeans gained 9.50 cents at $8.9375 a bushel.

Beef was higher and pork was lower the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Aug. live cattle rose 1.03 cents at $.9165 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle was up .22 cent at $1.3307 a pound; while Jul. lean hogs was off .37 cent at $.4480 a pound.