Katie HumphreysManaging Editor

A career as an agricultural journalist was a natural fit for Katie after growing up on a diversified livestock operation. While attending the University of Missouri–Columbia and pursuing a degree in agricultural journalism, she had internships with the Missouri Farm Bureau and the Missouri Pork Producers Association and was managing editor of The Rural Sociologist. In college, she received first place in the National Association of Agricultural Journalists’ student writing contest and first place in the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow’s national critique for her photo story. During her senior year, she was an intern for Farm Journal, and after graduation

A career as an agricultural journalist was a natural fit for Katie after growing up on a diversified livestock operation. While attending the University of Missouri–Columbia and pursuing a degree in agricultural journalism, she had internships with the Missouri Farm Bureau and the Missouri Pork Producers Association and was managing editor of The Rural Sociologist. In college, she received first place in the National Association of Agricultural Journalists’ student writing contest and first place in the Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow’s national critique for her photo story. During her senior year, she was an intern for Farm Journal, and after graduation

Articles By Katie Humphreys

Field Makeover Improves Soil Health and Profits
Dec 27, 2019

Field Makeover Improves Soil Health and Profits

Restoration takes time, but the effort yields bushels

Farm Journal Test Plots Three details to Hone Foliar Fungicide ROI
Dec 12, 2019

Three Details to Hone Foliar Fungicide ROI

Here’s where the yield benefit originates and how to seek answers for your fields and pocketbook

Machinery Journal - December 2019
Dec 11, 2019

Machinery Journal - December 2019

Machinery Journal - December 2019

Hagie sprayer
Nov 26, 2019

Farm Journal Test Plots: 2 Ways Foliar Fungicide Use Increases Yield

Farm Journal Test Plots studies how foliar fungicide use increases yield.

Hagie sprayer
Nov 26, 2019

Farm Journal Test Plots: 3 Ways to Fine-Tune Your Foliar Fungicide ROI

The Farm Journal Test Plots study how foliar fungicide impacts yield and how to get the most out of the fungicide dollar.

Case IH Speed-Tiller high-speed disk
Nov 12, 2019

Case IH Introduces High-Speed Disk

Case IH expands its tillage lineup in 2020 with the Speed-Tiller high-speed disk.

Overall Phone and Tablet Use
Nov 08, 2019

Mobile Tech On The Farm

After talking and texting, farmers use phones to check the weather.

Farm Journal Test Plots
Jul 15, 2019

Seed and Planting Research You Can Use

For 27 years, Farm Journal Field Agronomists Ken Ferrie and Missy Bauer have studied numerous aspects of planting and seed. Take what they’ve learned to your fields.

Boots in Field
Apr 18, 2019

Complacency Builds Resistance

Mix up your pesticide plan while being mindful of cost