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Subject:  We have a new WR Tomato > 10.795 pounds

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President - GPC

Congratulations goes out to Mr. Dan Sutherland and his new World Record Tomato, circ of 33" and a verified weight of 10.795 pounds. The GPC witnessed the weighing and verification of this fruit. Job Well Done Dan.

CongratZ... ThatZ how to start the season with a bang.

Ken will be loading up the the 2020 Weigh Off Season software. Entrees will follow.

Grow BIG and Stay Safe

7/14/2020 10:17:18 PM


Central NY

WoW!!!!... huge congrats!!

7/14/2020 10:22:16 PM


Norfolk, UK

Wow. Congrats Dan!

Any pics, variety and seed information that can be shared at this stage?

7/14/2020 10:41:49 PM

Rick j.

stoughton WI

Congrats dan

7/14/2020 10:49:28 PM


Centennial Colorado

wow! 14.5 times larger than my pb. Huge congrats.

7/14/2020 10:53:45 PM

Kerry gross

Thomas wv

Nice congratulations

7/14/2020 10:55:35 PM

Jay Yohe

Pittsburgh, PA


7/14/2020 11:19:31 PM

Hayden R

Western Massachusetts


7/14/2020 11:20:16 PM

Garden Rebel (Team Rebel Rousers)

Lebanon, Oregon


7/14/2020 11:31:59 PM


Coventry Rhode Island USA

Nice , congratulations

7/15/2020 12:53:04 AM

Little Ketchup

Grittyville, WA

I knew I wanted him on my team. Congrats Dan!!!

7/15/2020 1:31:52 AM




7/15/2020 2:27:23 AM


Tenino, WA.

Congratulations Dan

7/15/2020 3:45:42 AM


Jericho Vermont


7/15/2020 6:17:03 AM

big moon

Bethlehem CT

Congratulations Dan!

7/15/2020 8:28:32 AM


Westmoreland, KS


7/15/2020 8:37:55 AM

wixom grower ( The Polish Hammer)

Wixom MI.

Awesome tomato Dan congratulations

7/15/2020 8:54:13 AM


Western PA

Dang !! Congrats Dan !!

7/15/2020 9:27:34 AM


Honesdale, Pennsylvania

Wowser.. Congrats! Perfect for these Covid times, no build up, no rumors, no excitement, no pics,no fun, ho hum a new world record. I guess we all better brew some more tea. The bar has been risen. That's a monster.

7/15/2020 11:16:33 AM

DJ SpudKin



7/15/2020 11:32:26 AM


central Nc


7/15/2020 11:53:36 AM



Brilliant well done dan my fiancée Kazzy sends her congratulations she is growing her first giant tomatoes this year and would like to know what seed you grew it off stewie

7/15/2020 11:59:12 AM

Dan Sutherland

Walla Walla Wa.

Thank you everyone!! It was a slow grower,it didn't grow like you would expect at the first so I wrote it off and didn't even support it until it weighed around 8 or 9 pounds,I thought I'd better put a tape on it,ok time to string it up!

7/15/2020 12:00:04 PM

Charles B.(Team GWG/WWGG)

Grant, AL

Congrats Dan!

7/15/2020 12:40:26 PM

wixom grower ( The Polish Hammer)

Wixom MI.

What seed or veriety was it ? Do you have any pictures of it ? And do you still have any others with a chance ? Awesome growing Dan !!!

7/15/2020 12:49:00 PM

Dan Sutherland

Walla Walla Wa.

The seed was from my 9.44.
Not sure about other possibilities yet.
I'll post a picture, may take a bit to show up.

7/15/2020 1:01:11 PM



Wow, congrats on the record and breaking the 10lb barrier.

7/15/2020 1:03:04 PM

wixom grower ( The Polish Hammer)

Wixom MI.

Domingo veriety thanks Dan

7/15/2020 1:03:12 PM


President - GPC

Thank You for sharing a picture with the growers Dan, I know what we saw was a very awesome fruit with some very unique characteristics.

7/15/2020 1:18:25 PM

Dan Sutherland

Walla Walla Wa.

Thanks again Wizzy for all you do for us,you did a great job last night, Thanks!

7/15/2020 1:47:40 PM

Spudley (Scott)


Congratulations Dan! First person to go over 10 lbs. HISTORICAL!

7/15/2020 2:26:40 PM

Spudley (Scott)


Congratulations Dan! First person to go over 10 lbs. HISTORICAL!

7/15/2020 2:30:13 PM

Chris L


Wow! Congratulations Dan

7/15/2020 3:19:51 PM

Nana Rea

Massillon, Ohio

Amazing accomplishment!!
Congratulations Dan!

7/15/2020 4:54:08 PM

Garden Rebel (Team Rebel Rousers)

Lebanon, Oregon

Beautiful tomato!

7/15/2020 4:58:34 PM


On top of Brush Mountain, Pa.

Looks like two tomatoes with two stems. Must be fused on the other side which is not visible in the diary picture.

7/15/2020 5:19:49 PM

ESheel31(team sLamMer)

Eastern Shore of VA

Congratulations Dan !

7/15/2020 6:03:26 PM


Congratulations. Quite a milestone.

7/15/2020 7:48:22 PM

colorado giants

did the tomato guru himself Jack Larue not go see this in person and confirm the legitimacy of the world record. He has done so many others and he's been to Dan's already once

7/15/2020 11:04:25 PM


Bloomington, IN USA

Fantastic, congratulations Dan!

7/15/2020 11:09:48 PM


Gone With The Win

Wow!! Congrats

7/15/2020 11:50:09 PM


Paradise Mountain, New York

Awesome! Congratulations Dan!

7/16/2020 12:04:20 AM


Littlerock, WA

It was so exciting to be a witness to your awesome tomato Dan! Great work!

7/16/2020 12:49:21 AM

Dutch Brad


Incredible achievement. Well done and well deserved.

7/16/2020 3:00:04 AM


Peosta, Iowa

Congrats again Dan!

7/16/2020 4:56:39 AM

Sam H

East Sussex, UK

Congratulations Dan. I'm growing for the first time this year and that is a real inspiration.

7/16/2020 8:11:15 AM


East Tennessee

Wow! Congrats!!!

7/16/2020 9:36:58 AM


President - GPC

The GPC witnessed the weighing and verification of this fruit. Job Well Done Dan.

7/16/2020 10:03:02 AM

719.5 Pounder

North Of The Border

Congrats on the record!

How did you grow it? Do you have others over ten pounds? What was the secret in growing something so amazing in such a hard and trying time?

7/16/2020 12:29:10 PM

Dawn, Suburban Gardener

Lakewood, WA

Congratulations Dan!

7/16/2020 4:55:19 PM



Awesome Congrats!

7/17/2020 9:52:47 PM

Master P

Ely Mn

Congratulations Dan!!It was awsome to grow the first one over 8!can't imagine 10!

7/18/2020 8:50:10 PM

Farmer Brown (Chris Brown)

Zimmerman, Minnesota

Congratulations Dan on an awesome achievement and a historical milestone!

7/18/2020 11:57:10 PM


East Carbon, Utah

Amazing and congratulations Dan for busting through a barrier that has seemed insurmountable for so long!

7/23/2020 11:54:13 AM


Bloomfield, Iowa

Congratulations Dan! Amazing.

8/23/2020 12:25:45 PM


Annville ky 40402

Congratulations Dan on another WR AWSOME

8/18/2022 2:56:00 PM

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