Bills Big Pumpkins – A Giant Pumpkin Documentary

If you have signed up to the Giant Pumpkins New Zealand newsletter you would have seen me mention this video a while ago. It is a full length documentary 87 mins in length that shows what Bill Foss goes through in his quest to grow the largest pumpkin in Minnesota...

Product Review – Neta Litre Meter

I’m starting something new on the Giant Pumpkins NZ website for 2013 and that is reviews of products. There is no real timeline of when they will appear but it will be items that I actually am using for giant pumpkin growing.  I want to share with you the giant...

Patch Update 12/01/2013

Hi there. I was supposed to post this on the weekend but got busy so you can get it now. The two plants that are planted in the horse/rhino poo with the in ground watering system are doing way way better then the others just planted in the normal soil. Here is the...

Back from holiday update

So being away from the pumpkin patch for over a week isn’t ideal, but these things happen. On my return I found a massive amounts of weeds growing, which although is a pain is a good sign that the soil is good for everything. The two plants that are doing the...