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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

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
What A Day - Early Spring 2019
Mar 28, 2019

Tailgate Talk Early Spring 2019

What A Day; Farmer-to-Farmer Conversations on Farming the Countryside
What A Day - Early Spring 2019
Mar 28, 2019

Tailgate Talk Early Spring 2019

What A Day; Farmer-to-Farmer Conversations on Farming the Countryside
ARC Versus PLC
Mar 22, 2019

ARC Versus PLC

Should you switch your program election?
Sidedress Pass Could Cause a Pinch
Mar 04, 2019

Sidedress Pass Could Cause a Pinch

Studies address how running tracks, singles and duals affect compaction and yields
Machinery Journal Mid-February 2019
Feb 25, 2019

Machinery Journal Mid-February 2019

Machinery Journal Mid-February 2019
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Feb 19, 2019

Modern Uses for the Cannabis Plant

From its seeds and leaves to its stalk and roots, discover the parts of the cannabis plant—and what they can be used for.
Big Stocks, Big Crops
Nov 01, 2018

Reality Check: Big Stocks, Big Crops

Even after growing season challenges, the corn and soybean crops are coming in at record or near-record yields in multiple states.