To help prepare my small patch, I used a tool called the Weedo. Find out what it is and what you can do with it.
Archives for 2015
I have transplanted my giant pumpkin seedling for 2016 out into the little patch and have provided it some shelter.
It’s germination time for the 2016 season, I have got off to a good start. Check out what seeds I have started and how they look so far.
Do you keep track of your growing information? Not only for giant pumpkins, but anything you grow, well if you don’t you should. What sort of things could you keep track of? The date your bought seeds or equipment Where you bought things from When you sowed or started your seeds When you prepped your […]
I have started preparing the small pumpkin patch area with help from Revital Fertiliser products. Check out the video and see who helped me out.
We finally have a process in place to get giant pumpkin seeds into the country. Find out how in this post if you mised the Facebook post and Email.
The 2016 Giant Pumpkin growing season is almost here. I moved house and only have a very small area to grow in, I show you what I have to work with.
I went and checked out the 2015 Fieldays, and found a rather good looking giant pumpkin.
A bit of an update of what I have been up to now that we are in our down season.
I went to check out how the seed removal was going on Tim’s 754.5kg record pumpkin, check out all the photos in this post.
Downhill pumpkin rolling from The Great Pumpkin Carnival 2015
The Great Pumpkin Carnival 2015 wrap up, including the NZ 754.5kg record pumpkin grown by Tim Harris, and all the fun of the day.
The new NZ Giant Pumpkin Record is 754.5kg’s grown by Tim Harris. Heaviest pumpkin in the southern hemisphere.
Aaron Akkerman has broken the NZ record for a giant pumpkin with a 732.5 Kg pumpkin. Check out the photos here.
Te Kowhai School Harvest Festival photos for 2015. I was asked to judge these amazing entries.
Photos and a result for the Tamahere School Pumpkin night
The results and some photos from the 2015 Pumpkin Event at the Kumeu A&P Show.
I ventured out and checked up on what was going on over at Tim’s place yesterday, and depending on who I spoke to there were more important things growing there then what Tim had in his patch.
With a whole bunch of weigh off’s happening real soon around these parts I have updated the Transporting page in the How-To Section.
March and April is the time for weigh offs and competitions to happen. I would love to have your results and share them with everyone.