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Heirloom tomatoes, like Ol' Man River, just keep rolling along. It doesn't seem to matter that their yields are often less than those of modern varieties, or that some have less disease resistance.
Jun/02/2010  -  Brandywine nostalgia - ( Fort Wayne Journal Gazette Blog )
Fort Wayne garden writer talks about her Brandywine nostalgia.
Burpee’s Chairman and CEO talks about the forces that are driving interest in home gardening.
The Philadelphia Daily News explains how veggie gardening can save you money and highlights local vegetable gardeners.
Garden writer Kym Pokorny talks about cool new garden varieties on the market for 2010.
Apr/22/2010  -  Tomato Wars - ( Fox 29 News Philadelphia )
Fox 29 interviews Burpee's Chairman live from Fordhook Farm on the hybrid versus heirloom tomato debate.
Apr/21/2010  -  You Say Tomato. They Say Phony. - ( The Wall Street Journal )
Heirlooms versus Hybrids. Heirloom tomatoes might be trendy, but they have a reputation for being persnickety in the garden. Learn more in this story by The Wall Street Journal.
Apr/21/2010  -  Heirloom vs. hybrid - ( Garden Variety Baltimore Sun Blog )
Garden writer Susan Reimer weighs in on the heirloom versus hybrid debate.

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