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Fish Farmers Turn to Soybean Feed

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Fish Farmers Turn to Soybean Feed

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Fish Farmers Turn to Soybean Feed

Fish Farmers Turn to Soybean Feed

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Fish farmers are considering feeding their growing fish a vegetarian diet made from soybeans instead of smaller ocean fish. Soybean farmers hope the relative scarcity of ocean fish will open more markets for their crops. But trout and salmon don't like to eat feed made from soybeans. NPR's Snigdha Prakash reports.

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