Barge Music Nov 30, 2015 - They move silently downriver, silhouetted against the evening sky, six or nine or fifteen to a tow, transporting everything from North Dakota wheat and shale oil to Indiana corn or Kentucky coal or Illinois soybeans or propane and heating oil and chemicals with unpronounceable names from nearby refineries. But unless you live on or near a river you’ve probably never seen them. Yet they put the gas in your car, the diesel in your truck, the propane in your tank, the food on your plate, the clothes on your back, and the roof over your head.
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