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LJ

South Dakota

I have never needed to reposition a pumpkin before. I have her on plywood with mill fabric on top the plywood. Should I be sliding the pumpkin on the fabric, or the fabric sliding on the plywood? Scant layer of sand on top the mill fabric.

7/21/2022 1:34:29 PM

Bubba Presley

Muddy Waters

You will have to pull the plywood if you put sand down.

7/21/2022 4:17:40 PM

Bubba Presley

Muddy Waters

put a eyebolt in the plywood attach come along & pull the sheet back

7/21/2022 4:19:19 PM

Bubba Presley

Muddy Waters

No im sorry I think you will need to put straps on the kin & pull it back had a brain fart going sorry

7/21/2022 4:20:41 PM

Garwolf

Kutztown, PA

I pulled mine out last week just like Bubba said. I put 4 of our bed pillows in plastic garbage bags between the strap around the pumpkin, backed up the jeep so the ball hitch was at the angle I wanted, attached the come along and moved it. I only moved it about 2-3 inches just enough to relieve some vine tension. The pumpkin was around 500 when I did it. Now it's 700 and I'm going to do it one more time tomorrow.

7/22/2022 11:19:24 AM

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