Wheat for March delivery rose 17.75 cents to $8.5175 a bushel; December corn fell 2.25 cents to $3.835 a bushel; March oats lost 3.25 cents to $2.8325 a bushel; January soybeans fell 12.75 cents to $10.91 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures retreated on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
December live cattle fell 0.8 cent to 96.1 cents a pound; January feeder cattle shed 0.38 cent to $1.1057 a pound; December lean hogs fell 1.05 cents to 54.55 cents a pound; February pork bellies lost 0.35 cent to 91.62 cents a pound.
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