5:05 a.m. Max salutes the “Farm Mom of the Year” and then visits with Paul Georgy, President of market advisory firm, Allendale, Inc. based in McHenry, IL. Their subject: consumer demand for pork and beef and it’s impact on livestock producers.
Orion participated in the 2012 Farm Policy Conference hosted by Crop Life America in Washington, D.C. this week. While there he chatted with CLA President Jay Vroom about the attacks on agricultural production practices.
John Oncken discusses the Dairy Section of the 2012 Farm Bill with David Cooper, General Manager of Family Dairies U.S.A., a Wisconsin-based dairy cooperative.
Jim Fizzell tells you about useful garden information that is available from three organizations…All-America Selections, All-American Rose Selections and Chicagoland Grows.
6 - 9 a.m. Mr. Fix-It with Lou Manfredini
6:50 a.m. How would you like to save an average of 26% a year on your heating and cooling bills? Lou's got a brand new thermostat that does just about everything but pay your bills for you.
7:35 a.m. Are you embarrassed of your lawn right now? Weeds? Grubs? Dead patches? It's time to fix it up! Join Lou as he talks to Scott's own Ashton Ritchie
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. WGN Weekend with Bill Moller
9:08 a.m. Bill Moller will have a conversation with a teacher from Libertyville who learned how to be a better instructor after spending time in a remote corner of Tanzania.
1 - 4 p.m. Garry Meier's Blabbin' Cabin
1:10 p.m. Garry Meier declares who are the biggest stunads – NATO protestors or the thugs who threw rocks on the expressway.
4 - 5:40 p.m. Sports Central with Glen Kozlowski and Jim Memelo
5:40 p.m. Chicago Cubs Pre-Game with Judd Sirott
Chicago vs Chicago White Sox
10 - 11 p.m. Nick Digilio
11 p.m. - 12 a.m. Chicago Live with Rick Kogan
11:07 p.m. NATO protest organizer Andy Thayer visits with Rick Kogan about the status of the weekend's planned protests and his activist history.
12 - 5 a.m. WGN Weekend Late Night12 - 1 a.m. Extension 72012:05 a.m. Milt Rosenberg and his guests discuss some of the great quotes throughout history.1 - 2 a.m. Bill Moller1:05 a.m. Bill Moller learns about the daredevil laugh of a bike messenger. 2 - 3 a.m. John Williams
2:05 a.m. John Williams wants to know the one movie that, when it comes on tv, you'll stay up allnight to watch. 3 - 4 a.m. Nick Digilio3:05 a.m. Nick and the guys from e-film critic give their reviews of'The Dictator,''What to Expect When You're Expecting,'and'Battleship.' 4 - 5 a.m. Brian Noonan
4:05 a.m. Geek out with Brian and RedEye's "Geek to Me" Elliott Serrano as they have a nerd vs. geek battle against Brian's producer Cody Gough and musical guest Jess Godwin.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times