So, I went to the weigh-off today with my giant pumpkin. It weighs 452.5 lbs. :)
I came in 42nd.
This one came in 1st. 1521.5 lbs!
I am going to try to get a seed from the winner. Meanwhile, to make this a rabbit-y post, here is one of the contributors to next year's pumpkin fertilizing efforts:
That is my dear, shy, gentle King Louis. He is precious! :)