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USDA creates new labeling for GMO-free

...the respondents said their support of labeling was more about accountability in the food industry than the safety of GMOs.Vermont became the first state to require the labeling in 2014, and that law will go into effect next year if it survives a legal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/usda-creates-new-labeling-
Georgia ranks last in good night's sleep

...and Arizona (6.39).What states sleep the most each night? That would be Idaho (7.12 hours), New Hampshire and Vermont (7.06 hours).Although most Amer i cans average 6.7 hours a night, the Sleep Number people say you should get eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-09/georgia-ranks-last-good-night
Frederick von Unwerth

WOODSTOCK, Vt. - Frederick Rick H. von Unwerth died May 3, 2015 in Woodstock, VT after a long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. A well-regarded and well-liked attorney Rick was a former resident of Augusta, GA, Atlanta, GA, and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174795135
The Artside: Sometimes paintings tell more than what's obvious

...the Animal XX exhibition at the Bennington Center for the Arts. The invitational show runs June 12-Aug. 2 in Bennington, Vt. He also will have work included in the 32nd "Loveland Sculpture in the Park" event Aug. 8-9 in Colorado. It's billed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-28/artside-sometimes-pai
Ga. motorcyclist hits moose in Vermont

LUNENBURG, Vt. - A motorcyclist has suffered minor injuries after her bike clipped the back end of a moose on a Vermont road.Vermont State Police say 44-year-old Christina Hansen of Dallas, Ga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-17/ga-motorcyclist-hits-moose-v
Northeast hopes snowy winter draws tourists

FAYSTON, Vt. - Ski resorts are expecting...Albany, N.Y., said of Vermont's Mad River Glen on...sent multiple buses to Vermont and Maine and has had...snowboarders to Jay Peak in Vermont and on Presidents Day...snowmobile club in Danville, Vt. ? a popular snowmobiling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-02-21/northeast-hopes-snowy-winter-draws-
Georgia escapes upset bid by Vermont in NIT first round

...Invitation Tournament on Wednesday night when Vermont rallied to grab a nine-point lead with...Iona 89-88, at 11 a.m. Saturday.Vermont (22-11) led 54-49 with 4:45 to...America East regular-season champion Vermont fell to 0-11 all-time against the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-19/georgia-escapes-upset-bid
Poll: Most Americans say their taxes too high, while the wealthy pay too little

...senators - Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont - being courted by the progressive wing of the Democratic Party...taxes.That's OK, said Sen. Sanders, an independent from Vermont, because wealthy people have seen their incomes soar while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-22/poll-most-americans-say-th
Bottom line

...America talking to its friends. Like, oh, the prime minister of Israel.But no. While Mr. Obama is apparently sending Vermont Teddy Bears to the nuclear-obsessed rulers of Iran, he is turning his back on Benjamin Netanyahu. A stalwart defender of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-03/bottom-line
Food industry asks farms to consider breeding no-horn cows

...While veterinary groups recommend pain treatment, only about 10 percent of calves are properly medicated, according to Vermont dairy cattle breeder Mark Rodgers.Certain cows carry a dominant no-horn genetic trait, and are called polled cows. Research...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-29/food-industry-ask-dairy-fa