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Growing Giant Pumpkin DVD's/Videos

*PRICES QUOTED ARE FOR SHIPPING IN THE U.S.: Unless otherwise noted, all prices quoted includes shipping in the U.S. only. SHIPPING TO CANADA AND OVERSEAS: PLEASE CONTACT US FOR RATES.

HOW I’VE GROWN 100 PUMPKINS OVER 1,000-POUNDS:

By 2-Time World Champion, Joel Holland

Highlighted on this DVD are many of the methods Joel has used since the 1970’s, growing 100 giant pumpkins that each weighed over 1,000-pounds, including 2 World Championships, and 7 wins at the prestigious Half Moon Bay Weigh off, where we currently hold the All-Time Site Record at 2,363-Pounds!!

HOW TO DO STUFF IN THE PUMPKIN PATCH

This DVD shows a variety of techniques-methods to grow giant pumpkins.

  • An innovative way to sprout seeds using hot water in a cooler chest is demonstrated.
  • Practical solutions for making a 16-ft. X 16-foot, or 7-foot X 10-foot temporary greenhouse for your young plants is shown.
  • A late season growth extender technique is shown.
  • Several demos on vine pruning, pollinating, and watering are also highlighted.
  • Learn which hand tools work the best, and also how to lessen the impact of wind.

SEED STARTING, POLLINATING, AND WATER SYSTEMS

Many different methods of accomplishing these 3 important tasks are explored up close and with titles and music.

  • Alternative ways for starting seeds quickly and reliably are shown from several experienced growers and go a long way to help get seeds up and thriving.
  • You will learn important skills in pollinating female blossoms, including timing and where the best place on the plant is to set fruit.
  • Proper watering is an essential tool in growing giant pumpkins. We demonstrate many innovative, effective techniques in order to maximize the size of your giant pumpkin.

THERE IS A SPECIAL SEED DISTRIBUTION WITH ALL DVD PACKAGE ORDERS

Check out the seed crosses on the seed stock list.

DVD PACKAGE #1

This year we will include free with each “HOW I’VE GROWN 100 PUMPKINS OVER 1,000-POUNDS” DVD, a 1,605-20 seed, a 1,439-20 seed, and also a 641-19 seed. Value of these seeds alone is $60.00.

The cost for this package is $34.00 with 1st-class shipping, $40.00 with priority shipping.


DVD Pkg 1 + 1st Class Shipping: $34
DVD Pkg 1 + Priority Shipping: $40

DVD PACKAGE #2

This year we will include free pumpkin seeds with each “HOW TO DO STUFF IN THE PUMPKIN PATCH” DVD, and “HOW I’VE GROWN 100 PUMPKINS OVER 1,000-POUNDS” DVD. These seeds are from our 1,674-20, 1605-20, 1,439-20, 1,352-20, 1,038-19 and our 641-19 pound pumpkin. Value of these seeds alone is $130.00!

The cost for this package is $66.00 with 1st-class shipping, $72.00 with priority shipping.


DVD Pkg 2 + 1st Class Shipping: $66
DVD Pkg 2 + Priority Shipping: $72

DVD PACKAGE #3

THE COMPLETE PACKAGE!! You will get our 3 DVD’s, the “SEED STARTING, POLLINATING AND WATERING SYSTEMS” DVD, “HOW TO DO STUFF IN THE PUMPKIN PATCH” DVD, and the “HOW I’VE GROWN 100 PUMPKINS OVER 1,000-POUNDS DVD. You will receive 1 seed from our 1,924-20, 1 seed from our 1674-20, a seed from the 1,605-20, and one each from the 1,439-20, 1352-20, 1,578.5-19, the 1,402-19, the 1,038-19 and the 641-19. This offer includes 9-free World Class Seeds!! Value of these seeds alone is $215.00!

The cost for this package is $107.00 with 1st-class shipping, $114.00 with priority shipping.


DVD Pkg 3 + 1st Class Shipping: $107
DVD Pkg 3 + Priority Shipping: $114

HOLLAND’S LAND O’GIANTS 2020 SEEDSTOCK

To view a complete list of our Seeds with a Pedigree, click here or add to your cart below!

1,924# (2005 Haist X 2,283 Barlow/Jacobus) - $35: A trouble free pumpkin that grew evenly. It was harvested on September 18th while it was still growing 7-pounds a day, and could have easily reached 2,000-pounds. It was orange and went 9% heavy.

1,674# (2,283 Barlow/Jacobus X 2,005 Haist) - $30: A nice, tall, roundish fruit that was 5% over the chart. It had nice color and shape, with no stem cracks or problems of any kind.

1,605# (1,884 Crews X 2,005 Haist): - $30 We only had two weigh offs this year, so this one was carved and put on display at the Uptown Mall in Gig Harbor, WA. It was almost identical to the 1,674-20, just not as heavy to the chart, it was orange and 3% heavy.

1,439# (2,145 McMullen X 2,283 Barlow/Jacobus): - $20 This cream colored pumpkin was high and round. It started out a little slow, but was coming on strong in late summer. Very heavy for its size at 11% over.

1,352# (1,985 Miller X 2,145 McMullen): - $20 A long-flat pumpkin that was cream colored. It did have a stem crack but didn’t affect the soundness of the fruit. It was 7% heavy.