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Apr 1, 2020
Gardener of the Month: April 2020
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
Meet @bigcitygardener, a Farmers Market Manager and Agricultural Consultant in Houston, TX! AT A GLANCE: Favorite color: Red Favorite holiday: Christmas Favorite veggie: Potato Favorite activity....

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Jan 1, 2020
Gardener of the Month: January 2020
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
Meet our first 2020 Gardener of the Month -- @forksinthedirt! Quick Facts: Describe your garden. Our garden is in a constant state of change and growth. Mother Nature really is the best t....

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Jun 8, 2012
See Burpee at Smart Home museum exhibit
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
This spring, Burpee Home Gardens donated 1400 plants to the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry Smart Home exhibit. Smart Home is an interactive display on the museum campus and a 20-minute tour....

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May 21, 2012
The Sacred Three: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle
Joe Lamp’l  Executive Producer and Host | Growing a Greener World
Can I rant here for a minute? We have way too much stuff. And when we’re through with it, where does it go? Well usually, right in the trash. The evidence is all around us. Check out any landfill.....

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May 1, 2012
‘Sustainable Chili’ wins 2nd place
West End IB World School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
West End IB World School is not only in the garden but in the kitchen, too! The Garden Club formed the team “Kids in the Garden” and entered the school’s third annual Chili Cook Off....

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Jun 21, 2010
Creating a gardening show with roots
Joe Lamp’l  Executive Producer and Host | Growing a Greener World
Having grown up a passionate gardener, I’ve always appreciated my connection to the earth. From an early age, I recognized the relationship between a healthy garden and the bigger ecosystem around....

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