Katie Parker

Katie Parker
Local Foods and Small Farms Educator
330 S. 36th St, Quincy, IL 62301
Affiliated Content Areas
Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Katie Parker is the Local Foods and Small Farms Educator serving Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike, and Schuyler counties. Katie provides programming with an emphasis on row crop production, soil fertility, composting, vegetable production, and ornamental horticulture. She is one of the authors of the Good Growing Blog and one of the Good Growing Podcast hosts.

Katie received her bachelor’s degree in agriculture science from Western Illinois University and earned her master’s degree in crop science from University of Illinois.