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Innovator turning feathers into gold

by 5m Editor
16 August 2003, at 12:00am

MISSOURI - The nation's poultry processing plants are producing more than breasts, thighs and wings. They're also churning out 5 billion pounds of feathers every year — an amount that would fill enough tractor-trailers to occupy two lanes of Interstate 10 from California to Florida. In those feathers, David Emery sees a gold mine.

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