On Deck - Thursday, March 17, 2022
WCBU's On Deck has everything you need to know to start your day for Thursday, March 17. Our top story includes updates on Dr. Aaron Rossi – CEO of Pekin’s Reditus Labs – being indicted with federal tax fraud charges. You’ll also hear about how a growing number of central Illinois pork producers are working to reduce their environmental footprints. WCBU correspondent Tim Alexander talks with Henry County farmer Gary Asay and Eureka pork producer Chad Leman about the steps they're taking to create more sustainable hog farms. On Deck is produced by WCBU student intern Holden Kellogg.