Return to the Giant Vegetables Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
New World Record Pumpkin ! ! !

Posted by yooperJon Up Mi. z4/5 (My Page) on
Sat, Oct 23, 04 at 13:20

It's official ! ! ! *** ! ! ! $ $ $
The new World's Record Pumpkin this year Grow by Alan Eaton
of Richmond Canada ,and it weighed in at 1446 lbs. at the Port Elgin Pumpkinfest on Oct. 2nd 2004.
For more details checkout BigPumpkins.com for this and several other possible records.
Does anyone know of any other records this year ?
Jon


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: New World Record Pumpkin ! ! !

We had a world record one grown here in Alaska about ten miles from where I live this year but you would have to look it up on the internet. Not as large I don't think as the one you are talking about.


 o
RE: New World Record Pumpkin ! ! !

I heard the Alaska pumpkin record was shattered this year. It was over 700lbs.

Douglas


 o
RE: New World Record Pumpkin ! ! !

yes that's true, although the largest officially weighed pumpkin was grown last year and weighed 1458 lbs, however it had a small pin hole in it.

GMan


 o
RE: New World Record Pumpkin ! ! !

Oh, that was Richmond Ontario, not Richmond BC. I live very close to Richmond BC.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Giant Vegetables Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here