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Grain bin safety a concern after wet fall harvest season


When people speak of food being deadly, usually the reference revolves around its nutritional makeup, which can lead to long-term health issues.

Before ever reaching a table or feedlot, however, unexpected releases of stored grain can have dire consequences, as a Napoleon man unfortunately discovered earlier this month.

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Bryan Horwath
A Wisconsin native, Horwath has been covering news in the Oil Patch of North Dakota since 2012. Horwath currently serves as the senior agriculture and political reporter for The Dickinson Press and, despite the team's tendency to always let him down, remains a diehard Minnesota Vikings fan.
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