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Thursday, May 30, 2013

'Grow Anywhere Tour' - It’s Always (well, usually) Sunny in Philadelphia
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The Burpee Truck rolled through Philly May 22-23, stopping at local garden stores, scenic destinations, and of course our special event at the Discovery Charter School in Philadelphia.

Our store visit brought the Burpee Truck to Primex Garden Center in Glenside,....

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Friday, May 24, 2013

‘Grow Anywhere Tour’ – Brentwood, NY Grows A Garden
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Everyone remembers that one teacher who always had a smile. Who always brought joy and enthusiasm to the classroom. Who took a confusing or complicated topic and made it interesting and fun. For Brentwood High School, that teacher is Gary Repetto. He is the force behind their school garden....

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

‘Grow Anywhere Tour’ – Big Fun in Baltimore
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Baltimore is sometimes called “Charm City” and the Burpee Home Gardens crew has to agree! We had a charming visit and saw neighborhood camaraderie as the “Grow Anywhere Tour” rolled into town to deliver free vegetable plants and fresh food to Baltimore Community High School.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2013

'Grow Anywhere Tour' - Cleveland Community Caring
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Hello from Cleveland, Ohio! It was another frigid morning on the “Grow Anywhere Tour,” as many across the U.S. probably have experience lately. That being said, we couldn’t complain about how the event at Watterson-Lake Elementary School went.

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Monday, May 13, 2013

‘Grow Anywhere Tour’ – Feeling Good in Flint
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Flint, Michigan is a city in transition, making this an important stop for the Burpee truck and the “Grow Anywhere Tour.” Our destination was Durant Tuuri Mott Elementary, the winner of our Michigan Facebook vote-off this year.

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