Results: 2016 Giant Pumpkin Weigh-in
The weigh-off had 11 big-bellied entries in what turned out to be a lovely Fall day. Their official weights were ranked as follows:
1st place 1,165 pounds Grown by Dick Kilburn of Anacortes, WA, $1,000 prize
2nd place 918 pounds Grown by Harm DeVries of Mount Vernon, WA, $500 prize
3rd place 897.5 pounds Grown by Lee Roof of Coupeville, WA $300 prize
4th place 701 pounds Grown by Bob Risi of Enumclaw, WA $150 prize,
5th place 504.5 pounds Grown by Joan Devries of Mount Vernon, WA $75 prize
6th place 462 pounds Grown by Brandon Clayton of Glenoma, WA, $50 prize
7th place 431 pounds Grown by Brian Halbert, of Auburn WA, $50 prize
8th place 278 pounds Grown by Matt Radach of Camano Island, WA, $25 prize
9th place 248.5 pounds Grown by Glenn Snodgrass of Lynden, WA, $25 prize
10th place 224 pounds Grown by Mike Radach of Oak Harbor, WA, $25 prize
The Howard Dill award for the “Prettiest Pumpkin” went to Joal Holland of Sumner. In addition to giant pumpkins, giant squash, sunflowers, field pumpkins and tomatoes were displayed.
For more information on the Puget Sound Giant Pumpkin Growers, go to http://www.pnwgpg.com/
Interested in sponsoring this event? Individual sponsors are most welcome to join!
Thanks to this year’s sponsors