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Published January 10, 2012, 12:00 AM

Kodiak, Alaska

In this file photo taken in July 2009, a technician dumps seafood byproducts into a hydrolysis machine at the Fishery Industrial Technology Center in Kodiak, Alaska. The U.S. Department of Agriculture will close 259 domestic offices, labs and other facilities as part of an effort to save $150 million per year, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Monday, Jan. 9, 2012. (AP photo/University Of Alaska Fairbanks)
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