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May 16, 2013
'Grow Anywhere Tour' - Goes to Washington
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
We're making a difference in schools across the country on our “Grow Anywhere Tour,” so it's very appropriate to be reaching the nation's capitol on a fine spring day. We vote for fresh....

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Jul 9, 2012
Summer at The Student Farm Project
Nora Painten  Student Farm Project
The Student Farm Project, a school garden at P.S. 323 in the Brownsville neighborhood of Brooklyn, N.Y., is thriving during its first summer! With help from Burpee Home Gardens “I Can Grow”....

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Jun 27, 2012
Water works
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
There’s no doubt this year’s weather has been record-setting — from temperatures to rainfall. Parts of the Midwest and South have been drenched with heavy rains, while other parts....

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Oct 5, 2011
This garden visitor has decided to stay
West End IB World School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
This summer we’ve had students, parents and teachers help maintain the garden, which was not an easy task with the extreme heat and dry weather we’ve experienced over the hot summer break.....

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Jul 5, 2011
Kid Power is blooming!
Kid Power, Inc.  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
With the help of Burpee Home Gardens, Kid Power Inc. has been outside getting our hands dirty as our students learn about zucchini, watermelon, basil, and even stevia to name a few! Kid Power is an....

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Jun 29, 2011
Seek out community gardens
Burpee  Edible Gardening Team Members
Community gardens are popping up across the country, and we couldn’t be happier! For instance, you’ll find Burpee Home Gardens vegetables growing in a city garden near Boston this season.....

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Jun 27, 2011
June garden update from Robles Elementary School
Robles Elementary School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
The students at Robles Elementary School are well on their way to harvesting and eating the fruits of their labor. This Tampa, Florida school garden is growing beautifully with tomatoes, peppers, eg....

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Jun 7, 2011
Those blissful early days
Susan Whetzel  Burpee Home Gardens Guest Blogger | Recipe Developer
Luckily the weather has held out and the garden is IN. Even though there were a couple of nights of frost a week or two ago, our plants have survived, thanks to the man of the house covering the troops....

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May 9, 2011
Planting day in Nashville
West End IB World School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
April 28 was our big Planting with Burpee Day and we could not have ordered a more beautiful day! It was hard to believe that just 24 hours prior, horrific storms were wreaking havoc across the Sout....

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May 3, 2011
It’s no longer a secret…West End IB World School has a garden!
West End IB World School  2011 "I Can Grow" Youth Garden Award Winner
Thanks to the wonderful folks at Burpee Home Gardens and their 2011 “I Can Grow” Youth Garden Award Program, West End IB World School in Nashville, Tennessee was given the opportunity to....

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