Stories by Katie Woods

October’s gardening to-do list

Monday, October 5, 2015

Many tasks can be accomplished in the garden this month for winter preparation.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 10/3

Saturday, October 3, 2015

This week’s top stories include tips for choosing a new farm owner outside of your family, how to grow chestnuts, the winners of Ohio’s Conservation Farm Family Awards and more.

How to choose heirloom seeds: 5 tips

Thursday, October 1, 2015

According to University of Kentucky Extension, heirloom seeds are varieties that have been passed down from generation to generation and are usually between 50 and 100 years old or even older.

How to divide peonies

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Dividing, or propagating, peonies should be done in early fall.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 9/26

Saturday, September 26, 2015

This week’s top stories include immigrants and the U.S. dairy industry, weather apps for farmers, the Loudonville Farmers Equity’s 100th anniversary and more.

Supermoon and lunar eclipse to coincide Sep. 27

Thursday, September 24, 2015

A total lunar eclipse is rare, but a lunar eclipse and a supermoon occurring at the same time is even more rare.

How to eat seasonally this fall

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

This fall, take advantage of the season’s variety of fresh fruits and vegetables.

How to grow pumpkins: 7 tips

Sunday, September 20, 2015

If you planted pumpkins this year and were disappointed in how they turned out, or if you’re planning on planting pumpkins next summer, keep these 6 tips in mind.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 9/19

Saturday, September 19, 2015

This week’s top stories include the inspiring account of Reese Burdette, information about the Soil Health Partnership, Utica and Marcellus shale permits and more.

Wisconsin’s dairy cow production surpasses California for first time in 57 years

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

California’s cows may be the happiest, but Wisconsin’s were the most productive in the United States earlier this summer.


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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.