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Old 10-10-2010, 05:34 AM   #1
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I found this on our train the other day.

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Old 10-11-2010, 01:51 AM   #2
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ill take 6 cases and two kegs!

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Old 10-11-2010, 05:14 PM   #3
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Wow......

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Old 10-11-2010, 05:21 PM   #4
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We service Rahr Malting, so it is not uncommon.

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Old 10-11-2010, 05:22 PM   #5
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rahr malting is in mankato?

hm, my sister's in mankato.....

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Old 10-11-2010, 05:23 PM   #6
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And you never ever had any bags ever "accidently" fall off the train car and into your trunk?

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Na, Rahr is in Shakopee. No grain bags, but there are cars that leak it. It is hauled as a bulk commodity, so it goes directly to Bud as a bunck of grain in a hopper rail car and dumps out the bottom.

That being said it leaks all over the rail yard. Stinks to high heaven once it gets wet and rotten. I keep waiting to find a fresh leak and shovel up a few lbs.

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So it's a company train?

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Mixed manifest train.

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We have trains that come to yuengling like that. My pop gets grain to mix in with his beagle food. If I knew what kind it was I would get him to get me a 5 gallon bucket of it. Guy just gives it to him. Guess in retrospect, what is a five gallon bucket to a commercial brewery of that size?

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