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2014-03-05 12:22:08

WARMINSTER, Pa., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While multiple winter storms continue to cause widespread disruption across the nation, garden experts at Burpee, one of America's oldest seed and plant companies, predict a silver lining. George Ball, Burpee's chairman, suggests that by providing much needed moisture for springtime plantings, and insulating perennial plants that are dormant in winter, the record snowfall will be a blessing in disguise for home gardeners. Winter storm...

2013-12-05 12:30:50

2014 catalog debuts the largest beefsteak tomato ever bred WARMINSTER, Pa., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Each December, millions of Americans eagerly anticipate a one-of-a-kind treat: the arrival of their annual Burpee Catalog. After the commercial overload of the holidays, the hefty catalog's colorful pages offer natural inspiration for the New Year -- an innovative array of vegetables, fruits, and flowers to enrich the lives of gardeners across the US. (Photo:...

2013-10-19 23:01:54

The popular Brea boot camp known as Fit Body Boot Camp is gearing up to host a fitness competition called “Burpees for Boobies Burpee-a-thon” in order to challenge their members and support breast cancer research. Brea, CA (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 The Fit Body Boot Camp in Brea has just announced their plans to launch a “Burpees for Boobies Burpee-a-thon” fundraiser that’s designed to challenge members and raise money for the non-profit breast cancer awareness and research...

2013-09-25 23:38:45

HowDoIGetGreatLegs.com, the best fitness source for women, had the pleasure to recently interview fitness masterShawna Kaminski regarding her new Challenge Burpee Workout program. Shawna gets her followers more than just fit, she gets them to blow past their own physical expectations and do things they never thought possible. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 Shawna has been active her whole life and competed in swimming, free-style skiing and bodybuilding, all while managing...

2013-05-17 23:15:52

Mike Whitfield of BodyweightTorch.com releases new video of a modified burpee to his subscribers. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Many bodyweight training programs include very advanced bodyweight exercises and one those bodyweight conditioning exercises is called the Burpee. Mike Whitfield, a trainer in Atlanta, GA who has lost over 100 pounds, understood this and decided to release a video demonstrating the modified version of the burpee. After creating the popular program called...

2012-10-21 04:00:36

Burpees for Boobies is a fundraising event for The American Cancer Society hosted by C.J. Easter and the Performance Science Training Institute. The goal is to raise money and awareness to combat breast cancer. The event will take place at Gunn High School. Palo Alto, California (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 C.J. Easter and the Performance Science Training Institute want to help combat breast cancer. On October 27th at Gunn High School in Palo Alto, California the first Burpees for Boobies...

2010-09-09 14:46:00

WARMINSTER, Pa., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- While most American industries are experiencing slowdowns and at best stagnant sales and profits, the home gardening industry is enjoying another record year as Americans increasingly opt to grow their own vegetables for a variety of reasons. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100909/PH62360 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100909/PH62360 ) Led by W. Atlee Burpee & Co, in Warminster, PA, the home gardening industry has...

2010-08-11 17:18:00

WARMINSTER, Pa., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Burpee's director of horticulture, Grace Romero, will conduct a live demonstration of Burpee's revolutionary new breeding techniques that enable the company to breed Heirlooms with all the beneficial attributes of Hybrids -- disease-resistance, high-yield and heartiness without sacrificing the superior flavor associated with Heirlooms. Burpee's best Heirloom-Hybrid tomatoes will be available for tasting. WHY: The debate over which is...

2010-04-29 06:18:00

WARMINSTER, Pa., April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- W. Atlee Burpee & Co. continues its support of younger and novice gardeners and the increased interest in children's gardening education with the release of the new Burpee Home Gardens® I Can Grow Guide, offering ideas for teachers, youth group leaders and volunteers on how to cultivate a successful youth garden program. This resource is in addition to the Burpee Home Gardens Garden Fresh gardening guide that covers virtually...

2009-12-31 11:36:00

WARMINSTER, Pa., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- W. Atlee Burpee & Co., the nation's leading home gardening company, reports brisk sales for its recently launched, New Year's Resolution Garden, an oversized packet of seeds containing different varieties for home gardeners who want to make New Year's resolutions and keep them. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091231/PH31295 ) The giant seedpack contains varieties of vegetables and flowers to help lose weight, exercise more, save...