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Fruit tree varieties make home orchards possible

...February is the optimal time of the year to plant fruit trees. Nice trees are available...little care.Choosing the variety to plant requires more than knowing its hardiness...well where you live, select a place to plant them. The specific planting site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-01-29/fruit-tree-varieties
Ford beats estimates despite declines in earnings, revenue

...the fourth quarter a year ago.Without one-time items, including the Venezuela charge and separation payments due to plant closures in Europe and Australia, Ford earned $1.1 billion in the quarter, down 15 percent from a year ago.But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-29/ford-beats-estimates-despi
Winter is the best time to plant new shade trees

Fall and winter is always the best time of the year to plant shade trees. Getting them started correctly makes all...ecological system is critical. Fortunately, the best way to plant a tree involves only a few steps.Get off to a good start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-01-22/winter-best-time-pla
Gov. Nathan Deal sworn in for second term

...in their families to attend college," he said. "These are exciting new beginnings, and we will work in this term to plant more of these opportunities."Deal offered few details of his agenda for this year's legislative session or the next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-12/gov-nathan-deal-sworn-second
Select plants that match the cold hardiness zone where you live

...protection by placing an incandescent light bulb under the covering to provide warmth.Of course the best advice would be to plant only those plants adapted to our hardiness zones in the first place. Most reputable garden centers will carry only plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-01-08/select-plants-match-
Sid Mullis: Temperatures still too high to plant winter pansies

We are close to reaching the point during fall in the Augusta area for the ideal time to plant pansies in the landscape. They are always for sale beginning in early September but it is just too hot for them until the middle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-10-09/sid-mullis-temperatures-still-too-h
Environmental group distributing thyroid tablets in Vogtle area

...meltdown.The group, Concerned Citizens of Shell Bluff, will begin distributing potassium iodide to households closest to Plant Vogtle, where two reactors have operated since the 1980s and two more are under construction.Potassium iodide has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-06/environmental-group-distribu
Blueberries can't be beat

...sure you purchase varieties that are good for our area.The important thing to remember about starting blueberries is to plant more than one variety for cross pollination. Choosing varieties from different ripening times provides a longer harvest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-12-25/blueberries-cant-be-
Insulting U.S. intelligence

...A motive behind the searing document appears to be to allow the Democrat-controlled Senate Intelligence Committee to plant a parting below-the-belt punch on the GOP before they relinquish control of the committee ? and the Senate ? in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-11/insulting-us-intellig
Against our will

...on the prize: More than 11 million grateful government dependents and Democrat voters-for-life.Obama's attempts to plant the seeds of reverence have already begun in the tens of thousands of undocumented children who surged across the southern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-15/against-our-will