Stories by Katie Woods

May’s gardening to-do list

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Gardeners will be out in the garden, working the dirt, tending to early sprouts of plants and watching the beginnings of a colorful plot of fruits, vegetables and flowers.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 5/2

Saturday, May 2, 2015

This week’s top stories include tips on companion planting, managing spring and summer pastures, interpreting what weeds say about garden soil and the latest market update.

Custom-built corn coffin auctioned off by Iowa State engineering students

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

The coffin was designed by Ghanaian carpenter Eric Adjetey Anang, who also designed salmon and lobster-shaped coffins in Oregon and New Hampshire.

‘G-M-Over It’: Chipotle takes GMOs off the menu

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Chipotle announced April 27 that it is getting rid of all genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the food it serves.

How should I arrange the plants in my garden? A guide to companion planting

Monday, April 27, 2015

Companion planting can produce benefits such as improved growth, flavor and can also provide pest control.

Farm and Dairy’s week in review: 4/25

Saturday, April 25, 2015

This week’s top stories include coverage of an accident on I-80 that left 13 cows dead, tips for buying new and used farm machinery, DIY bath and beauty projects, reminders for traffic safety during the planting season and tips for landowners who are in the path of pipelines.

Thanks to Amazon, you can now rent goats

Friday, April 24, 2015

Amazon might really have everything after-all.

Latest food recall involves ice cream

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Blue Bell Creameries has pulled all of its products off of shelves because of several positive tests of Listeria in its products.

I-80 crash in Austintown Township lets dairy cattle loose

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The Ohio State Highway Patrol, several area fire departments and police departments as well as others helped to round up the cattle.

10 ways to eat 7 servings of fruits and vegetables every day

Monday, April 20, 2015

Getting enough fruits and vegetables daily can be a chore and for some, nearly impossible.

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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.