Stories by Katie Woods

Game day strategies for tackling your Super Bowl diet

Friday, January 30, 2015

Diet and fitness plans can go out the window easily if you don’t have a game plan for your football party.

Urban farming catches on in Ohio

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Citing Cleveland’s Ohio City Farm as possibly the largest urban farm in the nation up until recently, OSU Extension educator Mike Hogan explains that urban farming continues to grow in Ohio, according to Mansfield News Journal. Urban farming might involve a rooftop garden or it might mean an empty lot that’s been turned into a […]

Take care of houseplants this winter

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

There are simple ways to keep your plants healthy indoors until spring weather begins.

Returning to the “roots” of agriculture could help current problems

Monday, January 26, 2015

Some of today’s young farmers are adopting methods such as using no-till practices and fertilizing with manure in an attempt to build carbon levels in soil.

Eating a variety of foods can be good or bad, depending on what’s part of the variety

Monday, January 26, 2015

Consuming many different foods offers many more nutrients than only one food contains.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 1/24

Saturday, January 24, 2015

The top stories from the week of Jan. 18 to Jan. 24, 2015.

MIT researchers discover how rain gets its smell

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Researchers used high-speed cameras to capture raindrops in slow motion.

How to test your garden’s soil

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

A soil test will provide information about the nutrients as well as the pH level of your garden’s soil.

Louisiana man donates his farm’s harvest to feed the hungry

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Last year, Boulet harvested 65,000 pounds of turnips; this year, his goal is 100,000 pounds.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 1/17

Saturday, January 17, 2015

The top stories from the week Jan. 11 through Jan. 17, 2015.

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About Katie

Katie Woods is Farm and Dairy’s online content producer. She grew up in Columbiana, OH. Katie likes reading, enjoying the outdoors, and experimenting with craft projects.