Growers hold pumpkin weigh-off in Canfield

Pumpkin weigh in


CANFIELD, Ohio (WYTV) — The Ohio Valley Giant Pumpkin Growers held its 20th annual pumpkin weigh-off today in Canfield.

In Ohio the record to beat is 1725 pounds.

In Pennsylvania, it’s 1807 pounds.

“I don’t want to let a Michigan guy leave Ohio the winner. But I thought he probably had me beat, because his pumpkin looked like it was heavier,” said Matt Brungard, New Middletown.

The Ohio Valley Giant Pumpkin Growers has 275 members and is part of the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth, which holds over 100 weigh-offs worldwide.

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