Stories by Katie Woods

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.

It’s ice fishing season on Lake Erie

Friday, January 16, 2015

Around areas where the ice typically freezes first — East Harbor, parts of the Sandusky Bay area and off of Catawba Island — anglers are out in the cold temperatures for their sport.

How to prevent and thaw frozen pipes

Thursday, January 15, 2015

If preventative steps aren’t taken, frozen pipes can still be thawed even when the thermometer only reaches to the single digits.

Antlered does give hunters an unusual surprise

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Deer biologists predict that only one in 5,000 or less than one in 10,000 antlered does exist among the antlered deer population.

How to prepare tools for spring gardening

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Get a jump start on the gardening season by preparing your tools for spring planting.

Keep your pets safe this winter

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Pets need the same amount of care during the winter as people do.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 1/10

Saturday, January 10, 2015

The top stories for the week of Jan. 4 to Jan. 10, 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.