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My dad has an Apple orchard and a garden in what use to be an old hog (pig) yard. Thus the yard for 20 years use to be full of pig poop a.k.a "Fantastic Fertilizer" .So what you see in the picture below is my dad's pumpkin patch from just a single seed!


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In comparison.. here is my pumpkin, which was panted 1 week before his...

 

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impressive, keep updating

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He may have a prize winning pumpkin with that much fertilizer. :D

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He may have a prize winning pumpkin with that much fertilizer. :D

 

One year the vines went all the way over the left, up the side of the barn, through the window and down to the cement floor. In the in end there was pumpkins on floor.

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One year the vines went all the way over the left, up the side of the barn, through the window and down to the cement floor. In the in end there was pumpkins on floor.

But don't the pumpkins tend to be smaller when you have more vines like that?

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But don't the pumpkins tend to be smaller when you have more vines like that?

 

Well actually... here is one of his pumpkins from 2011 ... I always say that pumpkin makes me look like a Hobbit.

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I stand corrected. :D

 

That's some really good fertilizer. :P

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My dad has an Apple orchard and a garden in what use to be an old hog (pig) yard. Thus the yard for 20 years use to be full of pig poop a.k.a "Fantastic Fertilizer" .So what you see in the picture below is my dad's pumpkin patch from just a single seed!


 

 

We had something similar happen...  let a pumpkin from Halloween rot in our back yard and WOW...  it took over the back yard, it was amazing!

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Picture of the pumpkins added to first post.

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He did real good. :)

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He did real good. :)

 

They an't done yet!! The pumpkins keep growing til october! :D

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Well actually... here is one of his pumpkins from 2011 ... I always say that pumpkin makes me look like a Hobbit.

 

That's no pumpkin, that's a little monster!

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So thats dinner sorted.....

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For the next quadrillion years.

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I want to play FarmVille 2

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For some reason I am unable to edit my posts, so i'm not able to add these pictures to the first post in the thread. But this is the outcome of the pumpkin patch

 

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nice, I've always wondered how pumpkin patches can have thousands.. I guess you wouldn't need to plant thousands of seeds.

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panted

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