What's On - Weekdays

WKXQ features adult standards from the 50's, 60's and 70's. 

 

Several hours each day are devoted to agricultural programming and there are ag market updates throughout the day.

Monday - Friday

5:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.

 

A variety of farm programs from RFD Radio and Brownfield - Ag News for America

 

RFD Radio -  RFD Morning Summary - RFD Morning Summary is an early morning news-brief designed to give you a capsulated look at the latest news in agriculture.

 

RFD Radio - Early Morning Markets - The RFD Early Morning Markets are a snap-shot look at the previous day’s market activity plus any new market information that took place overnight. It will get you ready for the opening bell on LaSalle Street.

 

RFD Radio - Ag Weather - Professional forecasters coupled with the latest in Doppler radar coverage assure up to the minute data on storm systems.

 

RFD Radio - Livestock Reports - Rita Frazer does a daily report

 

RFD Radio - Inside Agriculture - Inside Agriculture is an in-depth look at one of the top stories of the day.

 

RFD Radio - RFD Morning Summary - RFD Morning Summary is an early morning news-brief designed to give you a capsulated look at the latest news in agriculture.

 

RFD Radio - RFD Illinois - RFD Illinois is a half-hour early morning broadcast of news, markets and weather in an easy-to-listen format that won’t upset your breakfast.



Brownfield - Morning Livestock Report  - A quick review of cash hog and cattle markets along with reasons behind price moves. Reports of boxed beef and pork carcass cutouts are included for a well-rounded review that helps set the stage for the day’s livestock market.

 

 

 

Brownfield - Agriculture Today - A quick "snapshot" of what is happening in the ag industry including a recap of national and world ag news headlines and a recap of grain and livestock markets.

 

 

 

Brownfield - Morning Illinois Agribusiness News - News and features for and about Illinois’ farmers and agribusiness. Topics covered may range from state and national legislation to crop conditions and ag events. All news directly impacting agriculture in Illinois.

 

 

 

Brownfield - Rural Issues Forum - This program offers an insightful perspective on life in rural America. "Rural Issues" covers everything from health insurance for farmers and their families to rural infrastructure, education, rural crime, and property rights. Focus is on rural communities and families who are dealing with a changing landscape.

 

 

 Brownfield - Managing for Profit - Expert perspectives on risk management in production agriculture. Today’s farmers are not only crop and livestock producers, but modern businessmen and women. Includes information that will help producers better utilize crop insurance, government programs and other tools and to better understand everything from tax planning to environmental regulations.

 



Brownfield - Rural Issues Forum - This program offers an insightful perspective on life in rural America. "Rural Issues" covers everything from health insurance for farmers and their families to rural infrastructure, education, rural crime, and property rights. Focus is on rural communities and families who are dealing with a changing landscape.

 

 

 

 

 

Brownfield - American Countryside - From his home in northwest Missouri, Andrew McCrea is known to make cell phone calls from horseback as he tracks down a story. From the story of a well-known music or TV star or just someone with an interesting story that lives down the street, Andrew discovers interesting people and places and shares them on this program.



Monday - Friday

7 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

The songs you remember from the 50's, 60's and 70's.

Agritalk

Monday - Friday

10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

 

AgriTalk is the only national talk show that focuses solely on the issues affecting rural America.  It is not a "how to farm" show, but rather a rural life show, highlighting farm, food, fuel, healthcare, education and other issues of importance to rural residents.  The show provides a forum for rural residents from across the country to share their views and discuss the events and topics of the day in an open, non-confrontational style.  AgriTalk provides an important bridge between producers and rural consumers, showing how their lives are interdependent.

 

AgriTalk also provides extensive coverage of the renewable fuels industry with an emphasis on ethanol and biodiesel.  AgriTalk is recognized as the "Voice of Renewable Fuels" by many in the industry promoting the importance of home grown renewable fuels.

Monday - Friday Noon - 1:00 p.m.

 

Farm Programming from RFD Illinois and Brownfield - Ag News for America

 

Brownfield - Midday Livestock Report - This program offers the most accurate and timely cash livestock market information available. An in- depth round up of all the morning cash livestock market news with timely information on hog markets from direct trade areas and the terminals as well as slaughter cattle prices from major auctions and review feeder cattle auction results.

 

Brownfield - Midday Commodity Report - This program offers an update on prices at both Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange and a review of factors influencing those markets.

 

Brownfield - Ag Headline News - A quick, complete, concise review of the day’s ag news headlines from across the country and around the world.

 

Brownfield - Commodity Update - Aired prior to the close of the Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange, this program includes the latest prices from both exchanges and in-depth analysis on the day’s trading to this point by David Kohli with Allendale Inc. The how’s, what’s and why’s of the days markets are explained with insight into what to expect as the market closes.



 

 

 

 

RFD Illinois - Ag Weather - Professional forecasters coupled with the latest in Doppler radar coverage assure up to the minute data on storm systems.

 

RFD Illinois - RFD Livestock Market

  

RFD Illinois - RFD Livestock Report

 

RFD Illinois - RFD Mid-Day Summary - The mid-day summary is an update of the latest news in agriculture and features the top news items of the day from Washington and Illinois and may include highlights of our morning talk show, RFD Today, when breaking news is involved.

 

RFD Illinois - Inside Agriculture - Inside Agriculture is an in-depth look at one of the top stories of the day. It is an opportunity to look inside the stories that will affect you today and tomorrow.



Adult Standards

Monday - Friday

1 p.m. - Midnight

 

The songs you remember from the 50's, 60's and 70's.