Contests - The Garden Game

Are you growing GIANT veggies!?

Enter them in the Addy Indy Garden Game!

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We welcome entries from any of the listed categories. Bring your entry into our office between 9am and 4pm Monday-Friday and we’ll measure it and snap a photo. Each week we’ll publish new entries and update our frontrunners for each category in the contest. At the end of the season, each category winner* will be eligible to receive a gift certificate from our Garden Game sponsor, Middlebury Agway.

*Please note: Each individual is eligible to win one gift certificate, even if they win multiple categories.

 

 

CATEGORIES:

• Asparagus (length x circumference) - Pamela Thomas, 29.75” x 2.75” 

• Beet (circumference) - Barbara Pelton, 11”

• Broccoli (diameter) - Pamela Thomas, 15.5”

• Cabbage (circumference) - Fran Putnam, 22.5”

• Cantaloupe (circumference)

• Carrot (length x circumference)

• Cauliflower (diameter)

• Corn (length x circumference)

• Cucumber (length x circumference) - Barbara Pelton, 18” x 8.5”

• Eggplant (circumference x circumference) - Ted Foster, 22.25” x 18”

• Fennel (length x circumference)

• Green bean (length) - Gary Miller, 28.5”

• Kohlrabi (circumference)

• Leafy greens (length x width - leaf only) - Gary Miller, 19.5” x 10”

• Leek (length x circumference) 

• Melon (circumference) - Pamela Thomas, 34”

• Onion (circumference) - Ed Blechner, 14”

• Parsnip (circumference) - Ted Foster, 4.75”

• Potato (length x circumference) - Peter Fournier, 8” x 11.5”

• Pepper (circumference x circumference) - Gary Miller, 12.75” x 14.5”

• Pumpkin (circumference x circumference) - Fran Putnam, 58” x 46.5”

• Radish (circumference) - Roger Scarborough, 10”

• Rhubarb (length)

• Rutabaga (circumference)

• Summer squash (length x circumference) - Enea Ancarani, 13” x 14.75”

• Sunflower (diameter) - Barbara Pelton, 18”

• Tomato (circumference) - Lisa Maloney, 17.75”

• Turnip (circumference) - Mike Chicoine & Vera Bergeron, 16”

• Winter squash (length x circumference) - Barbara Pelton, 12.5” x 15.25"

• Zucchini (length x circumference) - Sebastian Ancarani, 22.75” x 19”

 

If you prefer to email your entry, please send a photo of your vegetable/fruit relative to a common measuring device and send the measurements, your name, town, and contact information to contests@addisonindependent.com. If you'd like, please send along any gardening tips about how you're able to grow such successful veggies/fruits and snap a photo of yourself with your entry!

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