S.D. man grows 1,674-pound pumpkin

October 8, 2010 at 4:43 am in The Daily Republic

PARKER, S.D. (AP) A farmer in southeast South Dakota has grown a pumpkin nearly big enough to be Cinderella’s coach.

Kevin Marsh of Parker says the 1,674-pound pumpkin isn’t pretty it won an ugliest pumpkin award at a Colorado event. But it’s only 51 pounds shy of the world record listed by the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth. Continue Reading