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Farmer pins hopes on boiler


June 23, 2009
By The Daily Item

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turkeys01June 23, 2009, Port Trevorton, Pa. — With the installation of a
$200,000 boiler at Windview Farm, Morrill “Mac” Curtis hopes to reduce
his operating costs and help the environment.
June 23, 2009, Port Trevorton, Pa. — With the installation of a $200,000 boiler at Windview Farm, Morrill “Mac” Curtis hopes to reduce his operating costs and help the environment.

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By burning the 500 tons of manure produced annually by his turkey grow-out operation, nearly 20 tons of phosphorus will be eliminated from the Chesapeake Bay watershed. In the past, Curtis spread the litter on the fields of his 70-acre farm.

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