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Turkey farm tests heating system

A Missouri turkey farm is being used to test a heating system that uses warmth in the soil to keep the birds warm and could help trim farmers’ utility bills. Geothermal heating uses the soil to control the temperature of water flowing through buried pipes. The water then transfers the ground’s heat into the building. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports reports that Yun-shen Xu, an engineering professor at the University

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