Stories by Katie Woods

Mother with ties to Columbiana County writes letter to mother of son’s organ donor

Friday, February 13, 2015

A grateful mother’s letter to the mother of her son’s organ donor recognizes the importance of organ donors.

Cholesterol might not be so bad after all, nutrition advisory panel finds

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Since the 1960s, the U.S. government has cautioned the over-consumption of foods high in cholesterol.

How to start a container garden

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Whether you only use a few small clay pots or plant large plastic tubs, container gardening is a viable option for many gardeners.

Data reveals farming is most common job in only two states

Monday, February 9, 2015

Almost all states showed a shift in industries, and there was one industry that slowly shrunk in size over the 36-year period: farming.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 2/7

Saturday, February 7, 2015

The top stories from the week Feb. 1 to Feb 7, 2015.

February’s gardening to-do list

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Though few, February’s gardening tasks let gardeners get a head start on spring planting.

Groundhog Day forecast: Winter isn’t over yet

Monday, February 2, 2015

Organizers of Groundhog Day say that Phil’s seasonal predictions range from 75 percent to 90 percent accurate.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 1/31

Saturday, January 31, 2015

The top stories from the week Jan. 25 to Jan. 31, 2015.

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 […]

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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.