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The Great Pumpkin Carved

October 24, 2015

Halloween is one week away and Matt’s Great Pumpkin is ready. The walls of the pumpkin were about 6 inches thick so that’s a lot of carving to do.


Great Pumpkin

October 18, 2015

Matt grew a giant pumpkin this year, one that even Linus would be proud of. It took 5 guys to move it to the front yard. 212 more words


1,969-Pounder Takes First Prize At Bay Area Pumpkin-Growing Contest

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) – A rippled white whopper weighing in at 1,969 pounds took the title Monday for plumpest pumpkin at an annual San Francisco Bay Area contest. 359 more words


Gourdzilla!! Growing Champion Pumpkins

The Growing

Growing titanic orbs or gourds is a competitive cut throat sport. As recently as 16 years ago, the heaviest (official) pumpkin weighed a mere 403 pounds. 609 more words


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