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Stolen Giant Pumpkin Returned To South Dakota Grower

SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) — A 100-pound pumpkin that was brazenly stolen from the yard of a South Dakota residence has been found and returned, after someone apparently tried but failed to turn it into a giant jack-o’-lantern. 172 more words


Napa Farmer Wins Giant Pumpkin Contest In Elk Grove

ELK GROVE (CBS/AP) — A Napa farmer has won a California contest with a record-setting 1,806-pound pumpkin that judges nicknamed “The Flying Saucer” because of its wide and flat shape. 120 more words


Giant pumpkin for Harrow Fair bragging rights at 440 pounds and growing

Not many pumpkins have their own water tower and drip irrigation system.

Of course not many pumpkins are an estimated 440 pounds, three feet wide and need more than a rain barrel of water a day.  497 more words



I’ve just read about a visit to Prague Zoo in TinyExpats latest blog. By coincidence, today I got an email from a friend who works at our Zoo here in Sydney. 47 more words


A giant adventure of the pumpkin kind

When it was brought to my attention that there was to be a Giant Pumpkin Carnival, I thought that would be a great day out for the family.  881 more words

Sarah The Gardener

Would you like to grow a giant pumpkin?

Hello, Sprouts.  One of our favorite gardening activities since starting the PCG has been growing giant pumpkins.  Each year, we’ve planting one seedling that thrived in our healthy, organic only soil.   119 more words

Kids Gardening

E.3 The Giant Pumpkin Regatta

An overzealous bunch of ‘nishers take to the water to cheer on Rosemary as she attempts the unthinkable- to paddle across the lake in her giant vegetable.

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