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On the Coast: From Chicken Litter to Organic Fertilizer

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For the past 10 years, Perdue Farms has been turning raw poultry litter into organic fertilizer at the nation’s first poultry agri-recycling plant. Coastal reporter Bryan Russo toured the plant, and learned what one of the nation's largest poultry producers is doing with the waste it produces.

[Music: "Sea of Love" by Tom Waits from Brawlers]

The Pelletization Process
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'Neither Snow Nor Rain' Celebrates History Of U.S. Postal Service

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with author Devin Leonard whose new book, Neither Snow Nor Rain, celebrates the history of the U.S. Postal Service.
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Should Local Restaurants Retire The Phrase, "Farm To Table?"

Where does Washington restaurant food really come from? Kojo explores how the phrase "farm to table" is used and discusses whether it should be retired altogether.

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The Results Of Tuesday's Indiana Primaries

Senator Ted Cruz drops out of the presidential race and Senator Bernie Sanders wins Indiana. Guest host Lisa Desjardins talks with a panel of guests about what Tuesday's primary results mean for the 2016 presidential race.

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Not Just Bitcoin: Why The Blockchain Is A Seductive Technology To Many Industries

From bank regulation to military messaging, the blockchain is offering a wide potential to change the way online transactions and communications are carried out.

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