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Giant Fruit & Vegetable Records

World Record (for the year shown)

Printer friendly Large Crops Results 2018 (PDF)

Angelica

2010
10′ 8″
Camille Williams
Anchorage

Apple

2005
1.100
Bob Boyer
Anchorage

Artichoke

2001
1.70
John Evans
Palmer

Asparagus

2018
7′ 5 1/2″
Michael Kircher
Palmer

Bean, weight

2003
0.380
Rodney Bradford
Anchorage

Bean, length

2010
3′ 3″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Beet, Table

1999
42.75
John Evans
Palmer

Beet, foder/sugar

2005
32.45
Ron Castor
Wasilla

Broccoli, Romanesco

1993
35.00
John Evans
Palmer

Broccoli

1994
39.50
John Evans
Palmer

Brussel Sprouts, plant

2009
28.00
Ron Castor
Palmer

Cabbage, Green

2012
138.25
Scott Robb
Palmer

Cabbage, Red

1994
45.25
Mary Evans
Palmer

Cabbage, Napa

2011
14.35
Chris O’Neill
Trapper Creek

Cantaloupe

2004
64.80
Scott Robb
Palmer

Carrot, length

2017
5″ 11 3/8″
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Carrot, weight

1998
18.985
John Evans
Palmer

Cauliflower

2003
35.80
Scott Robb
Palmer

Celery

2003
63.30
Scott Robb
Palmer

Chard, weight

1995
71.750
Mary Evans
Palmer

Chard, length

2006
14′
Dave Iles
North Pole

Collard

2006
84.00
Dave Iles
North Pole

Corn, weight

2000
4.195
Heather Craig
Palmer

Corn, length

2006
23′ 3.5″
David Iles
North Pole

Cucumber, weight

2016
20.20
Patrick White
Soldotna

Cucumber, length

20186
26″
Anthony Iles
North Pole

Dill weed, weight

2002
2.55
Tanya Thornton
Palmer

Dill weed, length

2014
9′ 10.75″
Pat Tremaine
Palmer

Endive

1986
6.00
Wendy Couch
Palmer

Fennel, weight

2009
8.48
Arthur Keyes
Palmer

Fennel, length

2014
6″ 7/8″
Phyllis Kircher
Palmer

Ginger, length

2018
4′ 4 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Ginseng

2018
0.002
Dave Iles
North Pole

Goji Berry, length

2018
5′ 8 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gourd, Long

2016
116.13
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Gourd, Bushel

2017
174
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gourd, Vine

2006
75′ 5″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Greens, Mustard, weight

2018
0.92
Dave Iles
North Pole

Greens, Mustard, length

2018
6′ 8 5/8″
Jody Zylstra
Wasilla

Kale

2007
105.90
Scott Robb
Palmer

Kohlrabi

2006
96.95
Scott Robb
Palmer

Leek

2002
7.07
John Evans
Palmer

Lettuce, head

1996
7.45
Lawanda Durand
Palmer

Lettuce, leaf

1999
18.00
John Evans
Palmer

Millet (Pearl)

2018
36 Heads
Dave Iles
North Pole

Mushroom

1993
25.30
Tyler McManus
Palmer

Okra

2018
3′ 7 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Onion

1995
6.01
John Evans
Palmer

Parsnip

2018
8.12
Dave Iles
North Pole

Pea

2013
0.08
Manuel Bautista Garcia
Anchorage

Pepper, Hot

2015
0.44
Sidney Richards
Palmer

Pepper, Sweet

2004
1.20
Debbie Richards
Palmer

Potato

1997
4.32
Patricia Mills
Soldotna

Pumpkin, Field

2017
57.00
Dave Iles
North Pole

Pumpkin, Giant

2018
1471.50
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Quinoa, length

2018
3′ 6 1/2″
Sandra Skaggs
Anchorage

Radish, Red, weight

1985
9.56
Andy Petek
Palmer

Radish, Red, length

2018
3′ 1 1/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Radish, White, weight

2009
22.19
Ron Castor
Palmer

Radish, White, length

2018
3′ 7 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Rhubarb

1983
4.50
David Blum
Palmer

Rutabaga, weight

2009
82.90
Scott Robb
Palmer

Rutabaga, length

2018
4′ 1 7/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Spinach, weight

2008
13.70
Ron Castor
Palmer

Spinach, length

2018
4′ 1 7/8″
Wesley Swanner
Wasilla

Squash, summer

Straight-neck, Yellow

2016
6.12
Deangelo McDaniels
Wasilla

Zucchini, Yellow

2006
17.20
Dave Iles
North Pole

Zucchini, Green

1999
29.65
John Evans
Palmer

Zucchini, Round

2015
7.50
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Scallop / Patty Pan

2011
7.70
Alex Foytik
Palmer

Vegetable Marrow

2005
90.05
Dave Iles
North Pole

Green, Squash, winter

2017
616.50
Dave Iles
North Pole

Blue Hubbard, Squash, winter

2006
55.15
Dave Iles
North Pole

Spaghetti, Squash, winter

2014
15.50
Jody Zylstra
Wasilla

Strawberry

2018
0.108
M. Smith
Soldotna

Sunflower, head weight

1996
13.35
John Evans
Palmer

Sunflower, head width

2015
24″
Melanie San Angelo
Anchorage

Sunflower, plant length

1993
16′ 9″
Lisa Pettit
Palmer

Tarragon, weight

2018
1.38
Dave Iles
North Pole

Tarragon, length

2018
6′ 6 1/2″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Tomato, weight

2016
7.15
Patrick White
Soldotna

Tomato, length

2018
9′ 11 3/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Turnip

2004
39.20
Scott Robb
Palmer

Watermelon

2005
168.60
Scott Robb
Palmer

Giant Flower Records

Fireweed

2018
7′ 2 3/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Marigold

2018
4′ 9 3/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Morning Glory

2018
17′ 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Zinnia

2018
4′ 9 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Angelica

No Entry 2018

Apple

No Entry 2018

Artichoke

No Entry 2018

Artichoke

Michael Kircher
7′ 5 1/2″
Palmer

Bean, weight

2018
0.10
Scott Lawrence & Alisa Baker
Anchorage & Palmer

Bean, length

3′ 9.25″
Dave Iles
North

Beet, Table

2018
11.72
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Beet, foder/sugar

No Entry 2018

Broccoli, Romanesco

No Entry 2018

Broccoli

2018
6.08
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Brussel Sprouts, plant

2018
1.74
Bob Shumaker
Palmer

Cabbage, Green

2018
81.35
Brian Shunskis
Salcha

Cabbage, Red

2018
40.4
Scott Robb
Palmer

Cabbage, Napa

No Entry 2018

Cantaloupe

No Entry 2018

Carrot, length

2018
5′ 11 3/8″
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Carrot, weight

2018
5.5
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Cauliflower

2018
6.79
Savannah Barks
Anchorage

Celery

2018
20
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Chard, weight

No Entry 2018

Chard, length

2018
6′ 4″
Carrie McQuillin
Palmer

Collard

No Entry 2018

Corn, weight

2018
1.08
James Tapley
Sutton

Corn, length

2018
7′ 3.25″
Yasinta Shumaker
Palmer

Cucumber

2018
4.44
Sid Richards
Palmer

Dill weed, weight

No Entry 2018

Dill weed, length

2018
6′
Clinton Christense
Palmer

Endive

No Entry 2018

Fennel, weight

2018
2.42
Susan Reed
Palmer

Fennel, length

2018
6′ 7/8″
Phyllis Kircher
Palmer

Ginger, length

2018
4′ 4 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gingseng

2018
0.002
Dave Iles
North Pole

Goji Berry, length

2018
5′ 8 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gourd, Long

2018
7′ 3 1/4″
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Gourd, Bushel

2018
120
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gourd, Vine

No Entry 2018

Greens, Mustard, weight

2018
0.92
Dave Iles
North Pole

Greens, Mustard, length

2018
6′ 8 5/8″
Jody Zylstra
Wasilla

Kale

2018
55.00
Dave Iles
North Pole

Kohlrabi

2018
28.26
Anthony & Dave Iles
North Pole

Leek

No Entry 2018

Lettuce, head

2018
3.18
Paula Warta
Palmer

Lettuce, leaf

2018
2.80
Steve Carlisle
Anchorage

Millet (Pearl)

2018
36 Heads
Dave Iles
North Pole

Mushroom

No Entry 2018

Okra

2018
3′ 7 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Onion

2018
1.78
Sidney Richards
Palmer

Parsnip

2018
8.12
Dave Iles
North Pole

Pea

No Entry 2018

Pepper, Hot

No Entry 2018

Pepper, Sweet

No Entry 2018

Potato

2018
1.72
Pam Lewis
Palmer

Pumpkin, Field

2018
39.58
Dave Iles
North Pole

Pumpkin, Giant

2018
1471.50
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Quinoa, length

2018
3′ 6 1/2″
Sandra Skaggs
Anchorage

Radish, Red, length

2018
1.18
Jody Zylstra
Wasilla

Radish, Red, weight

2018
3′ 1 1/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Radish, White, weight

2018
4.92
Tim Sundlov
Glennallen

Radish, White, length

2018
3′ 7 5/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Rhubarb

2018
1.72
Gabriel Krompacky
Talkeetna

Rutabaga, weight

2018
38.84
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Rutabaga, length

2018
4′ 1 7/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Spinach, weight

2018
5.00
Elizabeth McQuillin
Palmer

Spinach, length

2018
4′ 1 7/8″
Wesley Swanner
Wasilla

Straight-neck, Yellow

2018
3.80
Amber Godin & Kathleen Whitmire
Wasilla & Palmer

Zucchini, Yellow

2018
5.98
Stephen Bequette
Palmer

Zucchini, Green

2018
15.76
Dawn Bates
Anchorage

Zucchini, Round

2018
4.48
Lissa Lake
Wasilla

Scallop / Patty Pan

No Entry 2018

Vegetable Marrow

2018
66.40
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Green Squash, winter

No Entry 2018

Blue Hubbard Squash, winter

2018 No Entry

Spaghetti Squash, winter

2018 No Entry

Strawberry

2018
0.108
M. Smith
Soldotna

Sunflower, head weight

2018
6.24
Jody Zylstra
Wasilla

Sunflower, head width

2018
14″
Carly Rose
Talkeetna

Sunflower, plant length

2018
14′ 9 1/8″
Susan Meier
Wasilla

Tarragon, weight

2018
1.38
Dave Iles
North Pole

Tarragon, length

2018
6′ 6 1/2″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Tomato, weight

2018
3.35
Dave Iles
North Pole

Tomato, length

2018
9′ 11 3/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Turnip

2018
22.40
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Watermelon

2018
3.70
Dave Iles
North Pole

Giant Flower Records

Fireweed

2018
7′ 2 3/8″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Marigold

2018
4′ 9 3/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Morning Glory

2018
17′ 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Zinnia

2018
4′ 9 1/4″
Dave Iles
North Pole

Angelica

No Entry 2017

Apple

No Entry 2017

Artichoke

No Entry 2017

Bean, weight

2017
0.161
Yasinta Shumaker
Palmer

Bean, length

2017
3′ 9.25″
Dave Iles
North

Beet, Table

2017
11.72
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Beet, foder/sugar

No Entry 2017

Broccoli, Romanesco

No Entry 2017

Broccoli

2017
6.08
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Brussel Sprouts, plant

2017
1.74
Bob Shumaker
Palmer

Cabbage, Green

2017
81.35
Brian Shunskis
Salcha

Cabbage, Red

2017
40.4
Scott Robb
Palmer

Cabbage, Napa

No Entry 2017

Cantaloupe

No Entry 2017

Carrot, length

2017
5′ 11 3/8″
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Carrot, weight

2017
5.5
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Cauliflower

2017
6.79
Savannah Barks
Anchorage

Celery

2017
20
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Chard, weight

No Entry 2017

Chard, length

2017
6′ 4″
Carrie McQuillin
Palmer

Collard

No Entry 2017

Corn, weight

2017
1.08
James Tapley
Sutton

Corn, length

2017
7′ 3.25″
Yasinta Shumaker
Palmer

Cucumber

2017
4.44
Sid Richards
Palmer

Dill weed, weight

No Entry 2017

Dill weed, length

2017
6′
Clinton Christense
Palmer

Endive

No Entry 2017

Fennel, weight

2017
2.42
Susan Reed
Palmer

Fennel, length

2017
6′ 7/8″
Phyllis Kircher
Palmer

Gourd, Long

2017
6′ 5″
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Gourd, Bushel

2017
174
Dave Iles
North Pole

Gourd, Vine

No Entry 2017

Kale

2017
5.52
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Kohlrabi

2017
27.42
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Leek

2017
0.76
Huckleberry Pilgreen
Palmer

Lettuce, head

No Entry 2017

Lettuce, leaf

2017
5.4
Julia Milan
Palmer

Mushroom

No Entry 2017

Onion

2017
2.62
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Parsnip

No Entry 2017

Pea

2017
0.5
Keven Kleweno
Anchorage

Pepper, Hot

2017
9 1/2″
Jody Bratsch
Wasilla

Pepper, Sweet

No Entry 2017

Potato

2017
1.56
Hailey Olson
Wasilla

Pumpkin, Field

2017
57
Dave Iles
North Pole

Pumpkin, Giant

2017
1231.5
Dave Iles
North Pole

Radish, Red

2017
0.94
Manuel Bautista Garcia
Anchorage

Radish, White

No Entry 2017

Rhubarb

2017
1.44
Elizabeth Schuerch
Anchorage

Rutabaga

2009
42.6
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Spinach

2017
8′ 3/4″
Susan Swanner
Wasilla

Straight-neck, Yellow

2017
3.04
Elizabeth Anderson
Anchorage

Zucchini, Yellow

2017
5.52
Emily Gelino-Bequette
Wasilla

Zucchini, Green

2017
13.8
Emily Gelino-Bequette
Wasilla

Zucchini, Round

2017 No Entry

Scallop / Patty Pan

2017
1.66
Shauna Scharber
Palmer

Vegetable Marrow

2017 No Entry

Green Squash, winter

2017
616.5
Dave Iles
North Pole

Blue Hubbard Squash, winter

2017 No Entry

Spaghetti Squash, winter

2017 No Entry

Sunflower, head weight

2017
4.02
Carly Rose
Talkeetna

Sunflower, head width

2017
13 7/8″
Anna Pushruk
Palmer

Sunflower, plant length

2017
14′ 9 3/8″
Kim Meier
Wasilla

Tomato

2017
1.92
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Turnip

2017
12.58
Zachary Howell
Wasilla

Watermelon

2017 No Entry

Angelica

No Entry 2016

Apple

No Entry 2016

Artichoke

2016
1.46
Christy Passard
Palmer

Bean, weight

2016
0.078
Cathleen Gordon
Eagle River

Bean, length

2016
12.375″
Scott Lawrence
Anchorage

Beet, table

2016
5.70
Samantha Twing
Palmer

Beet, root

No Entry 2016

Broccoli, Romanesco

2016
5.38
Jeffrey Polk
Wasilla

Broccoli

No Entry 2016

Brussel Sprouts, plant

2016
4.14
Robert Shumaker
Palmer

Cabbage, Green

2016
34.40
Stuart McQuillin
Palmer

Cabbage, Red

2016
16.68
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Cabbage, Napa

No Entry 2016

Cantaloupe

No Entry 2016

Carrot, weight

2016
4.34
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Cauliflower

No Entry 2016

Celery

2016
5.46
Anna Hoffman
Palmer

Chard, weight

2016
2.96
Steve Carlisle
Anchorage

Chard, length

No Entry 2016

Collard

No Entry 2016

Corn, weight

2016
1.10
Jane Tapley
Sutton

Corn, length

2016
8′ 2 1/3″
Susan Meier
Wasilla

Cucumber

2016
20.20
Patrick White
Soldotna

Dill weed, weight

No Entry 2016

Dill weed, length

2016
73″
Sid Richards
Palmer

Endive

No Entry 2016

Fennel, weight

2016
4.80
Julia Milam
Palmer

Fennel, length

No Entry 2016

Gourd, Long

2016
116.125″
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Gourd, Bushel

2016[/one_fourth

37.42″
Patrick White
Soldotna

Gourd, Vine

No Entry 2016

Kale

2016
20.80
Carmen Wessel
Wasilla

Kohlrabi

2016
23.36
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Leek

No Entry 2016

Lettuce, head

No Entry 2016

Lettuce, leaf

2016
2.80
Jessie Carlisle
Anchorage

Mushroom

No Entry 2016

Onion

2016
2.94
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Parsnip

No Entry 2016
R

Pea

No Entry 2016

Pepper, Hot

2016
0.24
Christopher Simono
Palmer

Pepper, Sweet

No Entry

Potato

2016
2.16
Caroline Prosser
Wasilla

Pumpkin

2016
1469.00
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Radish, Red

2016
1.42
Thomas McGuire
Eagle River

Radish, White

No Entry 2016

Rhubarb

2016
1.68
Shawna Arend
Chugiak

Rutabaga

2016
54.80
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Spinach

2016
13.20
Nik McQuillin
Palmer

Straight-neck, Yellow

2016
6.12
Deangelo McDaiels
Wasilla

Zucchini, Yellow

2016
7.80
Patrick Noblett
Anchorage

Zucchini, Green

2016
15.14
Malcolm A Norton III
Berwick PA

Zucchini, Round

No Entry 2016
7.5
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Scallop / Patty Pan

2016
1.68
Marken McDaniels
Wasilla

Vegetable Marrow

2016
62.40
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Green Squash, winter

No Entry 2016
477.40
Patrick White
Soldotna

Blue Hubbard Squash, winter

No Entry 2016

Spaghetti Squash, winter

No Entry 2016

Sunflower, head weight

2016
5.57
Bob Hagg
Anchorage

Sunflower, head width

2016
16.5″
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Sunflower, plant length

2016
15′ 7.75″
John Kellar
Palmer

Tomato

2016
7.15
Patrick White
Soldotna

Turnip

2016
18.68
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Watermelon

No Entry 2016

Angelica

No Entry 2015

Apple

No Entry 2015

Artichoke

2015
1.51
Christy Passard Garcia
Anchorage

Bean, weight

2015
0.13
Manuel Bautista Garcia
Anchorage

Bean, length

2015
7 1/8″
Hannah Klebesadel
Chugiak

Beet, table

2015
26.68
Scott Robb
Palmer

Beet, root

No Entry 2015

Broccoli, Romaneso

No Entry 2015

Broccoli

2015
1.20
Dennis Corathers
Toledo, OH

Brussel Sprouts, Plant

2015
8.80
Yasinta Shumaker
Palmer

Cabbage, Green

2015
107.00
Steve Hubacek
Wasilla

Cabbage, Red

2015
35.40
Scott Robb
Palmer

Cabbage, Napa

No Entry 2015

Cantaloupe

2015
9.08
Scott Robb
Palmer

Carrot, Weight

2015
4.82
Scott Robb
Palmer

Cauliflower

2015
10.000
Sarah Gotschall
Palmer

Celery

2015
34.000
Scott Robb
Palmer

Chard, Weight

2015
6.000
Sarah Gotschall
Palmer

Chard, Length

2015
6′ 3.25″
Donna Dewhurst
Anchorage

Collard

2015
0.668
Paul Warta
Palmer

Corn, Weight

2015
0.640
Jennifer Sterling
Chugiak

Corn, Length

2015
9′ 4.75″
Christy Passard
Palmer

Cucumber

2015
5.280
Sidney Richards
Palmer

Dill Weed, Weight

No Entry 2015

Dill Weed, Length

No Entry 2015

Endive

No Entry 2015

Fennel, Weight

No Entry 2015

Fennel, Length

2015
5’7.75″
Phyllis Kircher
Palmer

Gourd, Long

2015
84.125″
Dale Marshall
Anchorage

Gourd, Bushel

2015
5.360
Sidney Richards
Palmer

Gourd, Vine

No Entry 2015

Kale

2015
13.600
Dena Tanguay
Palmer

Kohlrabi

2015
20.000
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Leek

2015
0.380
Paul Warta
Palmer

Lettuce, Head

2015
2.100
Dennis Corathers
Toledo, OH

Lettuce, Leaf

2015
2.000
Jessie Carlisle
Anchorage

Mushroom

No Entry 2015

Onion

2015
3.300
Arthur Keyes
Palmer

Parsnip

No Entry 2015

Pea

2015
0.060
Paul Warta
Palmer

Pepper, Hot

2015
0.440
Sidney Richards
Palmer

Pepper, Sweet

2015
0.359
Hannah Richarcs
Palmer

Potato

2015
1.880
Jesse Flores
Wasilla

Pumpkin

No Entry 2015

Radish, Red

2015
1.260
Jaime Rodriguez
Wasilla

Radish, White

No Entry 2015

Rhubarb

2015
2.060
Annie Ronsse
Anchorage

Rutabaga

2015
78.200
Scott Robb
Palmer

Spinach

2015
2.120
Stuart McQuillin
Palmer

Straight-Neck, Yellow Squash

No Entry 2015

Zucchini, Yellow

2015
5.840
Rebekah Antrosio
Wasilla

Zucchini, Green

2015
25.660
Deb Blaylock
Palmer

Zucchini, Round

2015
7.500
Cynthia Buzby
Wasilla

Scallop/Patty Pan

No Entry 2015

Vegetable Marrow

2015
44.960
Walter Chastain
Wasilla

Green Squash

No Entry 2015

Blue Hubbard Squash

No Entry 2015

Spaghetti Squash

2015
8.260
Manuel Bautista Garcia
Anchorage

Sunflower, Head Weight

2015
5.260
Scott Lawrence
Anchorage

Sunflower, Head Width

2015
24″
Melanie San Angelo
Anchorage

Sunflower, Plant Length

2015
14′ 4.25″
John Kellar
Palmer

Tomato

2015
4.500
Patrick White
Soldotna

Turnip

2015
26.040
Zachary Howell
Wasilla

Watermelon

No Entry 2015

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