5/4/09

In the News: ILLINOIS STYLE: Grinding carp to something useful

From the Chicago Tribune:
For a place that grinds river fish into a fine, brown powder, Heartland Processing LLC doesn't smell as bad as one might expect; more like bran flakes than blood and guts.

This nondescript metal building at the end of a long, country road soon will begin to transform the Asian carp, known for destroying the Illinois River's native-fish ecosystem and causing havoc among boaters, into two valuable commodities. All while helping the environment. Read more.


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