I’ve decided to make a change around The Pumpkin post newsletter, find out what that is in this update.
What can you do to help make your pumpkin patch weed free when it comes time to planting? If you have a small area like I do, polythene can help.
What did I find when I went to Fieldays 2019? Find out who I spoke to this year.
Fieldays is happening again, and I’m heading along. I’ve written down my top tips for you to get the best out of the largest Agricultural event in the Southern Hemisphere.
It’s cold and gloomy here in our off season, what have I been up to and what am I looking forward to in the near future. And… what have you been up to?
What went well for me and what didn’t in the 2019 giant pumpkin growing season? I list down everything I can think of to help me prepare for next season and hopefully help you with ideas about your giant pumpkin growing in the future.
We went down to Gisborne to see pumpkins, things didn’t work out as planned. We had a great time and saw one pumpkin, find out what happened and how our trip went.
I went along and judged the Te Kowhai School Harvest Festival Pumpkins recently, a tough job with so many awesome creations.
Some of the vines were soft and rotting, leading up the stem which had a soft spot. I decided to cut Jerry from the vine. Hopefully it will last until the Carnival.
We went to the 2019 Kumeu A&P show to check out their pumpkins. We met the Prime Minister and much more.