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A couple of llamas roam around in a remote corner of O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday, far from its high-profile modernization mega project in Chicago, as a decidedly more low-tech project is being carried out by a herd of goats, sheep, llamas and wild burros. The mission of the roughly two dozen animals is to mow the grass. And lots of it.

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In a remote corner of O’Hare International Airport, far from its high-profile modernization mega project, a decidedly more low-tech initiative is being carried out by a barnyard band of goats, sheep, llamas and wild burros.

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