Bushel Gourd (heaviest)
2015 Prize Money
1st 300 $ Chris Kent 213 lbs
($150 doubles to 300 with a bronze or higher membership)
2nd 100$Doug English 210.5 lbs
3rd 50$Otis Carey 166 lbs
4th You can add 35$to this place with a bronze membership
50$with a silver
75$with a Gold Membership
Its progressive The more who join the more places we pay.
Welcome to our New Class for 2014
We will start with 150$1st place!
Congrats!Doug English 279.5 lbs.
100$ 2nd Chris Kent 270 lbs.
50$ 3rd John & Sue Nieuwenoff 166lbs.
50$ 4th Stevann Fraley 165 lbs.
50$ 5th Harry Hurley 157.2 lbs
50$6th Otis Carey 130 lbs
plus 100$in free Products to 1st place.
To join simply pay a 35$membership & write in comment box on membership form Bushel Gourd & seeds .
If you dont need Bushel Gourd seeds.
You can weigh these on certified scales Grain Elevator/Scrapyard etc. IMPORTANT! I will need Photos with circumference
measurement.Also photo with member and scale for Website display.
We do want to encourage this hobby at all types of weigh-offs So there will be a 50$bonus on each prize(Top 3)
That are taken to an organized event.
Thanks for joining!
There will be a 2017 Bushel Gourd Contest. The prize money will be the same as last year.Its growing fast.Here is your chance to grow a World Record & get in the Guinness Book of Records .Please write in comment box when joining Bushel Gourd contest with your other choices.If we get more then 20 entrants I will raise the amounts to be won.https://www.worldwidegiantgrowers.com/contact.html
2016 Results (unofficial standings)
136 .15 lbs. Harry Hurley $150
125 lbs Chris Kent $100
87 lbs Caleb White (youth) $50
45 lbs Mackenzie
contest final Dec 31st
Please send me your results to Mark@worldwidegiantgrowers.com
2015 Members List
1.Chris Kent 213 lbs
2.Brian And Ally Cleave 140 lbs
3.John Nieuwenhoff 140 lbs
4.Stevann Fraley 135.5 lbs
6.Otis Carey 166 lbs
8.Doug English 210.5 lbs