In the California town of Half Moon Bay for 40 th time was an unusual annual world championship for weighing pumpkins – “Super Bowl of Weigh-Offs” . Growers grow them proudly representing their giants. And the winning pumpkin weighed a ton … almost.
During the weighing procedure is strictly monitored jury. All three prize places were heavyweights from California. The winner was the pumpkin, provided the farmer Harry Miller of Napa. Her weight was 900 pounds. For his hard work – and he took care of the champion 100 days – the gardener has received the award in the 11910 dollars. The total prize pool for the top 3 was $ 25,000.