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Pumpkin Farmers Profit with Odd, Ugly Varieties

posted on October 7, 2010 at 2:10 PM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill — After decades of trying to grow perfect, round, orange pumpkins, farmers have found many people believe nothing says Halloween like a warty, twisted gourd in a weird color. Full Story

That Don't Mean Jack-O-Lantern

posted on October 27, 2006 at 8:10 PM

Bill Foss has been growing large for 20 years but the 1,213 pound Cucurbita maxima that he grew this year has set a new record in Minnesota. Full Story

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