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Big Kahuna 23

Ontario, Canada.

“2018, 171st Woodbridge Fair”
Official Giant Pumpkin Worldwide Weigh-off Site

Return of the Giant Pumpkins to Woodbridge this Saturday. Pursuit is on for Canada’s first 2000 pound pumpkin.
Ontario grown Dills Atlantic Giant Pumpkins expected to brake local weight records! Pumpkin Weights nearing 1 ton as warm summer boosts fruit size and girth of up to 11 meters in circumference. Giant Pumpkins now grow larger than the average pickup trucks bed and more than 50 pounds per day!
The 2018 Woodbridge Fair is an official local world wild weigh off site of these monster sized gourds sanctioned by the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth*
“Seeds first sown by growers in April are now being harvested as Giant pumpkins for exhibition this weekend Sat. Oct 6, 12 noon at the Woodbridge Fair”

10/1/2018 11:43:34 AM

Big Kahuna 23

Ontario, Canada.

The 171st Woodbridge Fair is the GTA venue and host’s a large gathering of shows, rides and attractions. The fair is filled with family fun including 11 categories of giant vegetables.
Last year’s event was led by Todd Kline at 1,718 pounds (780.9 Kg) followed by Phil & Jane Hunt 1,515 and Chris Lyons 1,450. Todd was accompanied by several of the GVGO’s top grower’s to a delightfully large throng of guests intrigued by the mid-day weigh off of several large orange, monster sized pumpkins.

10/1/2018 11:44:04 AM

Big Kahuna 23

Ontario, Canada.

Giant Woodbridge Prize List for 2018
Atlantic Giant Pumpkins
1st - $2000 2nd- $1000 3rd - $750 4th - $500 5th - $250 6th - $150 7th - $125 8th - $100 9th - $75 10th - $50; 11th through to 15th place is $30 each
Giant Show King Squash
1st $400 2nd - $200 3rd - $100
Giant Tomatoes, Field Pumpkin, Long Gourd, Watermelon, Tall Corn & Cabbage
1st - $150 2nd - $100 3rd - $50
Tall Sunflower & Carrot
1st - $100 2nd - $50 3rd - $25
Bushel Gourd, Cucumber

10/1/2018 11:44:37 AM

Big Kahuna 23

Ontario, Canada.

The 171st, 2018 Woodbridge Fair and GPC Giant Vegetable Weigh-off October 6th
Join us Thanksgiving Weekend 2018!
https://www.woodbridgefair.ca

10/1/2018 11:45:43 AM

Big Kahuna 23

Ontario, Canada.

Sponsored by:

Hillcreast Dental & Ken Maynard Insurance Brokers Ltd.

Proudly Supported by:

Team Lunatic, Giant vegetable growers.
Giant Vegetable Growers of Ontario gvgo.ca
*Visit Big Pumpkins.com Leader Board > http://www.bigpumpkins.com/WeighoffResultsGPC.aspx?c=P&y=2018

Member of Great Pumpkin Commonwealth, GPC.

10/1/2018 11:46:37 AM

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