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Ready, Set, Grow!

After holding off for a couple of weeks since the start of April, I finally took the plunge this week and sowed my Giant Pumpkin… 259 more words


Giant Pumpkin Growing Competition!

As I wrote in February, I’ve been inspired by Matthew Oliver and I’m going to try growing a giant pumpkin for the first time this year. 198 more words

Giant Pumpkin

A gigantic success of sorts.

This weekend was the culmination of months of worry and fretting.   Since the spring, I have been a participant in the Celebrity Challenge of The Great Pumpkin Carnival.   1,196 more words

Sarah The Gardener

Growing a Giant!

Like most people, I’m always proud and perhaps even slightly smug when I harvest my carrots and find a particularly large specimen or even if by pure luck I have a single leek that actually has a reasonable thickness. 277 more words


Giant pumpkin used to raise funds for CancerCare Manitoba destroyed

WINNIPEG — Chris Okell has spent the last few years carving giant pumpkins into giant jack-o-lanterns as part of a fundraiser in honour of his mother who passed away from cancer in 2010. 120 more words


all hollows' eve

What is orange, has sharp teeth, weighs five hundred and fifty pounds, and is a carnivore, too?  The answer was revealed at this year’s Punkinfiddle Festival… 161 more words


Boston's Official 1,000 Pound Pumpkin Just Arrived At The Public Market

BOSTON (CBS) – Fall is well underway, but the arrival of Boston’s great pumpkin makes the season official.

Weighing in at 1,082 pounds, Boston’s official pumpkin arrived at the Boston Public Market on Tuesday, where it will stay for the remainder of the season. 110 more words