Live cattle futures open 82 cents higher, with the selling, focused on nearby August futures. Feeder cattle futures are also mixed, with the front-month 42 cents lower but some 2019 contracts up as much as $1.30. The CME feeder cattle index is up 47 cents from the previous day at $148.49. Wholesale boxed beef values are higher. Choice boxes are up $.65-cents to $204.82, while Select boxes are $1.03 higher.