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GLT Sound Ideas: 09/06/16

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The U.S. migrant worker VISA system is broken and needs to be fixed, according to Illinois Farm Bureau spokesman Adam Nielsen. He says domestic workers don't want to toil in Illinois' farm fields and orchards. GLT’s Charlie Schlenker reports on the business viewpoint of migrant workers in Illinois.  Stop gap funding has stabilized the Western Illinois Budget, but a partial budget plan is not enough. You’ll hear from the WIU President. And Laura Kennedy has a preview of the 2016 pumpkin season. She talks with the director Illinois State University Horticulture Center about what to look for in a pumpkin and how to choose a good one.