Monday, March 23, 2015

2014 Heaviest Pumpkin Weighs 1,054 kg (2,323 lb)

OK you Giant Pumpkin Growers --
"Get Ready to... Plant!"
(Last Average Frost Date for Puget Sound = Mar 15th!)
-- For more info: contact Ken [W7KKX] --
Latest from Ken (Mar 12th): "It is almost time to plant indoors! ;)"

The heaviest pumpkin weighs 1,054 kg (2,323 lb), 
was grown by Beni Meier (Switzerland)
and authenticated by the 
Great Pumpkin Commonwealth (GPC)
 in Ludwigsburg, Germany on 12 October 2014.
Current 2014 Leader- Beni Meier from Switzerland - 2323# New World Record!
Scot Houlb - Oregon - 1,578 lbs. - New World record squash!

Why this topic? Thanks to Ken [W7KKX] & his bag of Giant Pumpkin Seeds.