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2023 Giant Fruit & Vegetable Contest
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2022 Giant Fruit & Vegetable Contest
Congratulations to our winners for 2022!
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2021 Giant Pumpkin Contest
Pumpkin Decoration Contest
An extended activity to the Giant Pumpkin Contest!
Awesome job to the following youth participants who submitted a decorated pumpkin entry:
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Many thanks to the University of Hawaii at Manoa’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resource Oahu County Extension for the prizes and goodie bags and to the Hawaii FFA—Hannah, Siyoung, and Vheena for judging this contest!
Thank you to all of our Facebook and Instagram viewers who participated in the People’s Choice Awards by voting for the Grand Champion pumpkin and providing positive comments to all entries!
Also a big mahalo to the Giant Pumpkin Contest Planning Team–Josh Silva (Edible Crops Extension Agent), Kate Eickstead (Military 4-H Program Coordinator), Jhanella Gerardo (Hawaii State FFA Student), and Kalani Matsumoto (Urban Garden Extension Agent) for extending this extra contest to show off these artistic and creative ways to show off pumpkins!
2021 Pumpkin Decoration Contest General Information
Oahu Pumpkin Decoration Entry Form for 9-19 year olds
Oahu Pumpkin Decoration Entry Form for Cloverbud-5-8 year olds
**Please note that this contest is for Oahu youth residents only.**
(Please note that the original format for the Giant Pumpkin Contest was adapted to meet COVID-19 policies and guidelines and will not qualify for any official “Giant Pumpkin” title)
2021 “Biggest” Giant Pumpkin
Youth Choice Award
CTAHR Choice Award
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Upcoming Workshops and Events
Save the Dates:
- Giant Pumpkin Contest Award Ceremony, Wednesday, September 29th at 6:30 pm-7:00 pm via Zoom