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Amanda Syverson of Fertile, Minn., grew pink pumpkins to support breast cancer research. She says she had never grown a pumpkin before taking on the fundraising effort.

Minnesota woman grows pink pumpkins to help in the fight against breast cancer

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FERTILE, Minn. – Despite being an avid gardener, Amanda Syverson had never grown a pumpkin until she heard about pink pumpkins.

Her mom, whose best friend is a breast cancer survivor, told Syverson about the Pink Pumpkin Patch Foundation, started in 2012 to help in the fight against breast cancer.


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