Pumpkin Weigh Off

Giant Pumpkin Drop - Bauman FarmsBauman’s 2017 Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off is October 7th – 10am – 3pm!

The largest pumpkins and squash in the country have made their way to Bauman’s Harvest Festival. In fact, during the last decade the Great Pumpkin Weigh Off has produced some national and world records! What records will be broken this year?

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2016 LARGEST SQUASH IN THE WORLD GROWN IN OREGON!
Scott Holub of Eugene, Oregon, was able to grow a squash that registered 1,844.5 pounds, breaking the previous world record.

Holub also held the record for largest squash in Oregon previously (1,175 lbs), and he shattered that record cleanly! The weight was recorded and verified by the Pacific Giant Vegetable Growers Association.

World's Largest Squash
Worlds Largest Squash
World's Largest Squash

2016 GIANT PUMPKIN WINNER
Jim Sherwood’s giant pumpkin weighed 1,812.5 pounds. Last year’s champ weighed 1,997 pounds which eclipsed the record for the largest pumpkin ever grown in Oregon by nearly 300 pounds.

 

Bauman’s Giant Pumpkin Drop!
The Giant Pumpkin Drop is at 1:00pm on October 7th with hosts Mike & Brooke from 99.5 THE WOLF! Watch the video below as a 1,000 pound pumpkin is dropped from a crane into a pool of water below!

Once the weigh off and pumpkin drop are complete, the giant pumpkins will be on display at Bauman’s Harvest Festival along the midway through October 31. If you’ve never seen a pumpkin at more than 1,000 pounds, you are in for a surprise and delight. The Farm will have dozens of pumpkins this size and bigger, making it one of the top weigh offs in the country.

BAUMAN WEIGH OFF RESULTS 2017

Giant Pumpkin Results

Name Weight Cir s/s e/e Total Rookie Place
Steve Daletas 1928.5 212 124 119 455 1
Cindy Tobeck 1836 185 125 114 424 2
Gerry Gadberry 1803 205 124 117 446 3
Jim Sherwood 1639.5 191 120 116 427 4
Brett Cooper 1450 189 103 94 386 5
Ron Edwards 1335 171 108 102 381 6
Steve and Sheri Handy 1292 173 104 99 376 7
Gary Kristensen 1225.5 173 100 100 373 8
David Bowers 1161.5 171 96 100 367 X 9
Brett Raunig 1160 163 101 100 364 10
Lindsey Kristensen 1100 158 100 96 354 HD 11
Charity Marshall 1071 164 97 93 354 12
David Marvin 1059 159 97 88 344 13
Eddy Bringelson 972 160 97 87 344 X 14
Michael McGuire 950 149 99 98 346 15
Larry Nelson 941.5 171 103 96 370 16
Larry Bowers 920.5 152 93 93 338 17
Norm Scott 918.5 158 97 94 349 18
Ron Barker 874 155 90 87 332 19
Kendall Spielman 866 149 92 92 333 20
Zelma Edwards 807.5 161 86 81 328 21
Valerie Tenney 801.5 154 90 88 332 22
Jason Spriggs 755 145 88 85 318 23
Danielle Marino 680.5 143 81 87 311 X 24
Pat Trautman 680 145 79 78 302 25
Maria Rooney 648 131 93 86 310 X 26
Ron Drahn 434.5 126 67 78 271 27
Mika Rutland 420 122 76 76 274 X 28
Brandon Clayton 406.5 121 73 71 265 29
Patrick Rutland 320.5 105 63 68 236 30
Bobby Rutland 300.5 88 73 67 228 31
Michael Possert Jr 169.5 83 57 56 196 32

Giant Squash

Name Weight Cir s/s e/e Total Rookie Place
Scott Holub 1807.5 205 126 119 450 1
David Marvin 386 109 76 74 259 2

Junior Division

Name Weight Cir s/s e/e Total Rookie Place
Alanea Hernandez 484.5 124 73 73 270 1
Bradley Reed 66 2

Field Pumpkin

Name Weight Place
Jef Treece 120.5 1
Steve and Sheri Handy 101.5 2
Ronald Ogren 75 3
Christy Nelson 66 4

Tomato

Name Weight Place
Rick Spaziani 6.02 1
Jef Treece 5.96 2
Jack LaRue 5.02 3
Jim Sherwood 4.1 4
Erick Sison 3.6 5
Mika Rutland 2.34 6
Ellann Cohen #1 2.28 7
Zelma Edwards 2.08 8
Alanea Hernandez 1.52 9

Longest Gourd

Name Inches Place
David Marvin 1
David Hancoc 2

Watermelon

Name Weight Place
Zelma Edwards #1 143 1 OR State Record
Ronald Ogren 91.5 2
Pat Trautman 54.5 3
Brett Cooper 14 4

Sunflower

Name Inches Place
Maria Rooney 23 1
Brett Cooper 22 2
Brian Williams 20 3

Most Awesome

Name Item Place
Jack LaRue Kohlrabi 1