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Is the successful oil industry making trains for grains scarce on the U.S. plains?

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(Reuters) - In the northern plains, where there are no commercially navigable rivers, the U.S. rail system long has served as the lone, dependable way for farms to move grain hundreds of miles to reach ports and sell around the world.

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