Tuesday on the KXEL Morning News between 5 and 8 a.m.:
5:50–In the middle of Lent, Hy-Vee dietitian Tracey Sauke talks with KXEL’s Tim Harwood about some ideas for meatless meals.
6:35–E15 fuel is coming to pumps across the country on a year-round basis. Last week’s news about E15 from the EPA was still not perfect for farmers and the ethanol industry. Dustin Hoffman of the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network sizes up the situation when he talks with Jeff Stein.
7:35–TV9 Meteorologist Kaj O’Mara says Tuesday clouds won’t stop temperatures from climbing a little higher.
7:50–The garden tools in the shed might be ready to go, but the ground is not. If you need to scratch that gardening itch, Urban Agriculture Specialist Steven Eilers of Iowa State University Extension talks with Tim Harwood about a series of free gardening classes coming to several Black Hawk County libraries.
Plus the weather every 10 minutes, 50 percent more news than before, agribusiness information at :15 past each hour, and sports at :30 past each hour…a great way to start the day…the KXEL Morning News with Tim Harwood, Jeff Stein, and Mark Morris, Tuesday between 5 and 8 a.m. on News/Talk 1540 KXEL.