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Good management can help your vegetable garden grow

...and then hand-weed or hoe closer to the plants.After weeding, place a few inches of pine straw, wheat straw, old wood chips or other mulch material around your plants to help conserve moisture and keep weeds away.You can go even further in mulching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-07-10/good-management-can-
Fourth of July events include fireworks, music, more

...boat parade 10:30 a.m.; beach party noon to 4 p.m., Savannah Lakes Marina Beach, free hot dogs (limit two), chips and soda, adult activities, kids' games and contests, bring chairs or blankets, kayak rodeo; shag party Saturday evening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-30/fourth-july-events-in
Tiger Woods shoots 3-over-par 74 in return

...at the end."Woods looked about the same as he has all year. He gave away shots with his short game, with some ordinary chips and not making as many putts as he once did.On his second hole, No. 11, he had a 50-foot putt from the fringe that came...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-06-26/tiger-woods-shoots-3-over-pa
Maybe silence goes better with veggies

...nothing.There were no snacks in our house unless you happened to find some carrots in the refrigerator.We didn't have potato chips or cookies. Best I could do was snack on dry breakfast cereal during a TV cartoon binge.Somewhere in the early 1960s, my...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-21/maybe-silence-goes-better-veg
Wine Time: Cherry Tart Pinot Noir 2012, California

...is a versatile wine that would go well with a lot of picnic food such as fried chicken, hamburgers, potato salad, potato chips and even hot dogs. I think it would be great with traditional Pinot Noir food as well, such as lamb, duck, turkey or ham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-30/wine-time-cherry-tart
Try shrimp tacos for fast comfort food

...tortillas; corn would be fine, too. Or if you really want, take all the same ingredients and dump them over a plate of tortilla chips for easy nachos.Whatever you do, don't skip the tiny amount of sugar added when cooking the shrimp. It's a trick I learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2014-05-27/try-shrimp-tacos-fast-comfort-
Court rules for Pom Wonderful in dispute with Coke

...with FDA regulation, but that doesn't mean they won't get sued," said Vetesi, who is not involved in the case. "This chips away at the primacy of the FDA."In a separate case, the federal government has filed a deceptive advertising case against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-12/court-rules-pom-wonderful-
Rethink school lunches

...sourcing products that meet the new requirements. Others have made dubious menu changes, such as adding pudding and potato chips to conform to minimum calorie requirements, or removing popular peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to avoid exceeding quotas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-08/rethink-school-lunche
Company uses storm debris to make power

...make some. Ameresco Inc. has a "biomass cogeneration" facility at Savannah River Site. That's code for "we burn wood chips and shredded tires to make electricity." It fits in the realm of environmentally friendly energy because the trees and tires...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-04-16/company-use
From zero to conservative in 10 steps

...under no obligation to share it. So when Mike Shanks' bag of chips was stolen from his cubby, justice was served on the perpetrator...harming anyone or myself. Wasn't like I stole somebody's chips. 8.) Nickels and dimes My first job was delivering my hometown's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-06-01/zero-conse