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This April 15, 2013 photo shows Valley Meat Co., which has  been sitting idle for more than a year, waiting for the Department of Agriculture to approve its plans to slaughter horses. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Tuesday April 30,2013 that he expects the plant to open soon. (AP Photo/Jeri Clausing)

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