My planning ideas and goals for the 2021 season and what new growers need to plan.
It’s the end or start of your season, what can you do right now giant pumpkin grower?
My yearly overview of how my pumpkin growing season went for 2020.
Could the COVID-19 crisis change giant pumpkin growing in the future? Maybe. In this blog post I cover some areas I think it could affect.
The spring edition of the GPC Common Ground Newsletter is out now. Find out what you can find in this issue.
A new South African record which also means a new Southern Hemisphere record. Click here to find out more.
The world has changed, so I decided to publish a different post to the one that I had planned to.
Coverage of my trip to the Kumeu A&P Show 2020.
How do you transport a giant pumpkin? A question new growers might be asking themselves. In this post I cover some things you should think about when moving your giant pumpkin from the patch to an event.
It’s gearing up to the exciting time of the growing season here in NZ. The weigh off and competitions will start kicking off this month.
I’m impressed with the plant in the tiny pumpkin patch this week. I’m busy organising things, and it’s that time of the year when I contemplate giant pumpkin growing in NZ.
The yearly list of pumpkin events being held around the country is out now. Find out where all the events are for the 2020 giant pumpkin growing season in NZ.
Here is an update on the tiny patch. Will I have a giant this year eventually? I also have some awesome looking miniatures this year.
There are more female flowers on the plant. Will this mean I will finally have a giant this season?
My pumpkin has stopped growing and started to rot. How does this effect me? What could have caused it?
Preventative spraying for powdery mildew, fixing a watering problem and getting sand underneath my pumpkin is what I’ve been up to lately.