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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Whale Windfall

MOSCOW () -- A Russian poultry farm came up trumps when a three-ton whale washed up on a beach near the Arctic port city of Murmansk, Itar-Tass said Thursday.


Tass said the cash-strapped poultry farm had turned the whale into meat and bonemeal to feed its chickens.


"The incident came as a windfall for the farm, which is living through a serious financial crisis," it said.