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on January 6, 2020

Konos barn and 300,000 hens lost in fire in Michigan

Firefighters were able to save another barn on the property

A large fire destroyed a barn and about 300,000 cage-free laying hens at a Konos egg farm in Otsego, Michigan, on January 3.

Multiple fire departments responded to the incident, which started about 11 a.m.

Farm spokesman Brian Burch told WWMT 50 people worked at the farm and were all…

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