A new NZ giant pumpkin record has been made over the weekend, with a 721kg (1589.5 pound) monster which was entered into the RD1 competition in Whangarei. This was grown by Eve, Jason and Alan Barton, and was grown from the 1724 Harp and crossed with the 1536.5 Van...
It is the end of the season for me, in this video I cover what went well and what didn’t this season.
I talk about the easy way to provide shade to your giant pumpkins, and I show you what I am up to in my giant pumpkin patch.
An update of what I have been up to lately, and I learn of a new upcoming giant pumpkin competition that is happening nationwide.
First patch update for 2012. Find out how the plants are looking.
The Christmas Eve update, with lots of weeds and a split stem.
The latest patch update, and what has been happening with me lately.
Latest patch update with the seedlings in the ground and using some liquid fertiliser with the backpack sprayer.
I talk about compost tea, what it is and how to make it.
A small update, and an update on adding the NZ board to BigPumpkins.com