Author: Kathy Coatney

Kathy Coatney has worked as a freelance photojournalist for 15 years, starting in parenting magazines, then fly fishing, and finally specializing in agriculture. Her work can be seen in the California Farm Bureau magazine, Ag Alert, Farm Progress’ California Farmer and Beef Producer magazines, and TimberWest magazine. The Farmer Guy/Gal children’s stories are her latest project.

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Dad's Girls

Dad's Girls
  • Number: 9781943601172
  • Release: 2015-12-08
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Windtree Press
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Lily and her dad were very close. They spent lots of time together. Friday was her dad’s day off, and they did special things together while her mom taught school. But then a few months before her sister, Violet, was born, her dad died, and everything changed. This is Lily’s story about all the special memories of her dad. She told it to preserve the memories for her and for Violet, who never had a chance to know him.


From the Farm to the Table Beef - Volume 6

From the Farm to the Table Beef
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781515394877
  • Release: 2015-08-06
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Independently Published
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Rancher Mary is a beef gal. She raises beef cattle for meat and for medical use. Text with photographs of Rancher Mary tells the story of how beef cows are raised. From the Farm to the Table series are books about agriculture designed for second and third grade readers. The text of each book highlights second grade vocabulary words. Kathy Coatney is all about agriculture, from over 20 years as a freelance photojournalist specializing in agriculture, to her nonfiction agriculture series of children’s books, From the Farm to the Table.


From the Farm to the Table Almonds

From the Farm to the Table Almonds
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781496095121
  • Release: 2014-02-26
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Kathy Coatney
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Farmer Dan is an almond guy. He raises almonds and also grows wildflowers to feed the bees that pollinate his almonds. Text with photographs of Farmer Dan tells the story of how almonds are grown.

The From the Farm to the Table series are books about agriculture designed for second and third grade readers. The text of each book highlights second grade vocabulary words. Author Kathy Coatney runs an olive farm with her husband, and has spent the past 15 years working as a freelance photojournalist specializing in agriculture.


From the Farm to the Table Potatoes

From the Farm to the Table Potatoes
  • Stars
  • Number: 9781482573503
  • Release: 2013-02-23
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Kathy Coatney
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Farmer Terry is a spud guy. He raises two varieties of potatoes, Russet Norkotah and Red. Farmer Terry planted his first potatoes in high school with his brother, John, and continues to grow them today. Text with photographs of Farmer Terry tells the story of how potatoes are grown.

From the Farm to the Table series are books about agriculture designed for second and third grade readers. The text of each book highlights second grade vocabulary words.


From the Farm to the Table Olives

From the Farm to the Table Olives
  • 5 Stars
  • Number: 9781480227071
  • Release: 2012-11-09
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Kathy Coatney
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Farmer Nick and Farmer Charlie are olive guys. They are neighbor farmers who raise two different varieties of olives, Sevillano and Manzanillo. Farmer Nick worked in olive orchards all through high school, and Farmer Charlie started farming after he was an adult. Text with photographs of Farmer Nick and Farmer Charlie tell the story of how olives are grown.


Bees From the Farm to the Table

Bees From the Farm to the Table
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  • Number: 9781479140046
  • Release: 2012-08-27
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Kathy Coatney
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Beekeeper Pat is an insect guy. He started out as a bike guy until he traded a bike for a colony of bees, and he’s been a bee guy ever since. Text with photographs of Beekeeper Pat and his amazing dancing bees tell the story of the important work bees do. The Farmer Guy/Gal series are books about agriculture designed for second and third grade readers. The text of each book highlights second grade vocabulary words.


From The Farm To The Table Dairy

From The Farm To The Table Dairy
  • 4 Stars
  • Number: 9781478123309
  • Release: 2012-06-16
  • Author: Kathy Coatney
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's
  • Publisher: Kathy Coatney
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For over 70 years, Farmer John has been a cow guy. Not much surprises him any more, except for the day quadruplet calves were born on his dairy. Text with photographs of Farmer John and his Four Quart Girls tell the story of this special event.

The Farmer Guy/Gal series are books about agriculture designed for second and third grade readers. The text of each book highlights second grade vocabulary words.

Author Kathy Coatney runs an olive farm with her husband, and has spent the past 15 years working as a freelance photojournalist specializing in agriculture.