Utah holds ‘Largest Pumpkin’ competition

(KUTV) Some of the largest pumpkins in the state were on display in Utah County Saturday.

This year, 56 farmers entered the competition to grow the largest pumpkin. Growers say they measure their pumpkins every day then chart the changes on computers. The first place winner takes home a $1,000 prize.

The largest pumpkin ever grown in Utah weighed 1600 lbs.

(Copyright 2014 Sinclair Broadcasting Group)

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