AM Radio Listeners Listen Up: Electric vehicles won’t have that option

A little-known fact about electric vehicles is not sitting well with rural Americans.

Shoppers are noticing most do not have AM radio, which is a big source of information for farmers who listen to rural farm broadcasters. In fact, an FCC Commissioner told farm broadcasters last week, 75 percent of farmers listen to the radio five days a week.

AM radio is also considered the “essential spine of the emergency alert system.”