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Click on a thumbnail picture below to see the full size version. 57 Entries.
Monday, January 2 View Page
THE GREAT TOMATO HOAX OF 2016 !!! (O: At least i know how Big a 12.36 pound tomato would BE !!!
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
The flower bud of the 6.23 Megazac !!!
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
Here is the 6.23 Megazac on 2 DAP
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
This was the stem on the 6.23 Megazac
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
Here is the 6.13 Megazac in front and the second plant is the 6.23 Megazac (monster)
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
The 6.23 Megazac(monster) is the one being held up by the stem. the stem was as thick as a shovel handle and like wood !!! and the other tomato is the 6.13 Megazac. I held these two tomatoes together to get at picture of my 12.36 lbs tomato !!! (o:
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
This is the 5.95 Domingo !!! This tomato was on world record pace before i had to pick it on day 29 due to a soft spot !
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
the 5.95 was still growing 1/2" a day or a 1/4 pound a day when it went down.
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
One more try with posting the 12.36 hoax. hope this one works.
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
Here is another scale for the 6.23 and 6.13 Megazac tomato's
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
Here are many of the tomatoes picked at this time !!! all their weights are taped on them. Including the 5.61 MEGADOM !!! putting all the smaller tomatoes in front made the smaller ones look bigger than they were.
 
Monday, January 2 View Page
The Big Three !!! The 5.61 Megadom was only a double flower, so i have high hopes for this new veriety to as it tends to put out a lot of nice mega blooms.
 
Tuesday, January 3 View Page
I here that the DEA has been watching Bnot's house because of his electric bills for his winter grow project !!! (o:
 
Tuesday, January 3 View Page
here is my megadom flower, decent for indoor growing, but nothing compaired to bnots plants.
 
Tuesday, January 3 View Page
here is my megazac flower and i crossed it with my megadom flower !!! i hope it takes. i will try to make a few more crosses, but i only have these two plants to work with this year.
 
Sunday, January 8 View Page
bnot i think that this was the 12 lbs. of tomatoes on one stem that you were thinking of ?
 
Saturday, January 14 View Page
not much, scrawny plant and small pollination, but this is a megazac x megadom cross. this will probably olny get to 6 oz. at best, but its only for seeds anyways.
 
Tuesday, January 31 View Page
i wont to enter my winter tomato that i grew two years ago ! (o:
 
Tuesday, January 31 View Page
something tells me that this tomato was the begining of growing tomatos in the winter ?
 
Wednesday, February 1 View Page
this is my new cross the megazac x megadom. about the size of a golf ball.
 
Thursday, February 2 View Page
to me this is more impressive than just one ten pound tomato !
 
Saturday, February 4 View Page
My cat did not see her shadow. That means we will have an early spring !!!
 
Saturday, February 4 View Page
wa-La.... A clear picture from my new cell phone !!! (0:
 
Wednesday, February 8 View Page
This is the only change that i think you need to make on the GPC tomato entry form. Change the word cross and change it to PARENT SEEDS Female ____________ Male ______________ VARIETY___________
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
Here is the way i packaged my seeds. I listed the weight and my name first and then put the veriety name under it. Here is the family tree to my seeds and new crosses.
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
This is the actual picture of the 1.2 lbs megazac cross. 5.51 megamarv x 8.41 MacCoy(bigzac)
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
Here is the wixom slammer cross. It was 9.6 oz. i thought it was 9 oz, but i was wrong.
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
This was the only picture that i took of the megadom tomato. Only 6 oz. It was always smaller than the slammer crosses so that is why i never took pictures of it.
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
Here is this winters cross 6.23 konieczny megazac x 5.61 konieczny megadom It will be approximately 6 oz when it turns red.
 
Saturday, February 11 View Page
This is the reverse cross 5.61 konieczny megadom x 6.23 konieczny megazac They were pollinated on January 3 so i guess that they are 39 days old now so they should start turning any day now.
 
Tuesday, February 14 View Page
I grew these sunflowers back in 2002 at about 16'-6" so i thought that i might try them again this year.
 
Thursday, February 23 View Page
No ice on the pond or in the ground on febuary 23 in michigan. Where is all the ice fishing at ???
 
Thursday, February 23 View Page
Even found this wollybear caterpillar running around today.
 
Thursday, February 23 View Page
Here is the picture for the first post.
 
Tuesday, February 28 View Page
Wow, this is DAP 56 and still green !!! The cool bacement really slows down the ripening process !!!
 
Tuesday, February 28 View Page
Here is a scrawny side branch that is turning into a small ribbon vine on the 6.23 megazac. Hope that it is a good sign that this may become a common trait !!! To small right now to see how much of the stem will feed the flower, but i will keep it posted as it grows out.
 
Friday, March 3 View Page
Look at what i found, a pork chop tomato !!! LOL...(0: Honestly i was expecting a little bit more from it ???
 
Thursday, March 9 View Page
Yesterday we had winds of 60 mph. All day long and dte had over 900,000 costumers without power the most power outages ever on record in this area. I saw over 50 spuce trees uprooted myself. At this subdivision enterance around 15 trees uprooted and only one left standing. Never seen such a windy day before. Just glad it wasn't summer time when all the trees would have had leaves on them, the dammage would have been 10 times worse !!!
 
Thursday, March 9 View Page
Local landfill after 60 mph. Winds.
 
Saturday, March 11 View Page
Started my peppers already, as they need a little more time to grow than tomatoes do.
 
Saturday, March 11 View Page
My smaller tomato cross is showing color today, so i expect that the other one should start changing in the next few days. Finally !!!
 
Monday, March 13 View Page
Well today is day 69 and i finally have color on my second crossed tomato.
 
Thursday, March 16 View Page
Here they are the two new crosses !!! Now i need to give them a name? Im thinking MegaMut !!!
 
Thursday, March 16 View Page
The first one is only 6.3 oz.
 
Thursday, March 16 View Page
The 8.9 konieczny !!! A New World Record !!! LOL... (0:
 
Thursday, March 16 View Page
Went to mark Clementz house this evening and picked up my 2nd place plaque today ! Thanks mark.
 
Thursday, March 16 View Page
Met chris kent and marv mitchel today at mark Clementz house. I gave chris kent some growing tips, he will probably never grow a big watermellon ever again !!! Lol.. (0: great guy chris kent. Marks not in the picture only because someone had to take the picture !
 
Saturday, March 18 View Page
Got my load of garden dirt !!!
 
Saturday, March 18 View Page
Nice spring snow fall this morning.
 
Sunday, March 19 View Page
Well here are the seeds to the first tomato that i crossed their are about 170 seeds.if anyone is interested in giving them a try, give me your address in an email and i will send you 3 seeds.
 
Thursday, March 23 View Page
Here are a few orchids that i have gotten to rebloom this year.
 
Thursday, March 23 View Page
It was about 4 years ago when this one last bloomed due to neglect. Its was so long ago, i couldn't even remember what the flower was going to look like. (0:
 
Sunday, March 26 View Page
Went to the michigan giant growers spring meeting yesterday and it is always great to see all the other growers. Also recieved my giant tomato plaque and mark Clementz personaly congratulated me as i recieved it in front of everyone ! Very classy of Mark.
 
Sunday, March 26 View Page
A little gap here in the michigan tomato competition. Hope that we can inspire more michigan grower to give giant tomatoes a try !!!
 
Sunday, March 26 View Page
I planted a few practice seeds from the megamutt cross and they are up in 4 days. Looking good.
 
Friday, March 31 View Page
Just received my 3rd place ribbon for the indoor winter challange !!! Thanks Rob !!!
 
Saturday, April 1 View Page
Here is something new, a 4 leaf tomato plant !!! Cant tell if it will be a ribbon vine or a double stem yet? It may just be a singe stem i should know in a few days. This is just a burpee supersteak tomato not a compitition plant.
 

 

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