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Daylight Saving Time Myth Debunked

Posted: Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 6:25 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Justin Webster

Daylight Saving Time is this weekend which means we get to fall back and “gain” an hour of sleep Saturday night. David Prerau, author of Seize the Daylight: The Curious and Contentious Story of Daylight Saving Time, tells KNIA and KRLS News that contrary to popular belief, farmer’s are actually the number one group against the time change. Prerau explains that because farmer’s operate based on the sun, when everyone shifts their schedules, it puts them an hour off from the general population.