2018 Winners

Adult Division

Pumpkins

Nate Williams (Oklahoma) 612.00

Richard Bottorf (Missouri) 607.00

Tyson Zimmer (Missouri) 539.50

Rodney Williams (Oklahoma) 354.50

Megan Zimmer (Missouri) 351.00

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 336.00

Tom Rovenstine (Oklahoma) 201.50 *

Rayln Boudreaux (Oklahoma) 170.00

Tucker Friend (Oklahoma) 40.00

*Winner of the Howard Dill Award for prettiest pumpkin.

Watermelons

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 198.00

Becky Lindley (Arkansas) 181.50

Lloyd Bright (Arkansas) 156.00

Paul Foster (Arkansas) 149.50

Barbara Bright Jones (Louisiana) 133.00

Tomatoes

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 1.20

John Marsh (Missouri) 0.84

Becky Lindley (Arkansas) 0.38

Evonne Harmon (Missouri) 0.32

Weldon Wade (Missouri) 0.28

Long Gourd

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 61.00 inches

Bushel Gourd

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 103.50

Lloyd Bright (Arkansas) 44.00

Becky Lindley (Arkansas) 25.00

Field Pumpkins

Jeremy Lindley (Arkansas) 43.50

Richard Witt (Missouri) 39.80


Check out our 2014 winners, including a new world record holder!

 2013 Winners - Adult Division   Pumpkins    1st Phil Wellington 391 lb   2nd Pat Ives 157 lb  3rd Sam Crawford 116.5 lb  4th Mark Rawlings 32.0 lb  5th Jamie Rawlings 30.5 lb     Watermelons    1st Jerry Vaughn 237.5 lb   2nd David D’Amico 203.5 lb  3rd Dan Westfall 201.0 lb  4th Lloyd Bright 196.0 lb  5th Barbara Jones 193.0 lb  Maurice McClure 177.5 lb  David Miller 156.0 lb  Thomas Allen 28.8 lb     Squash    1st Phil Wellington 166.0 lb   2nd Pat Ives 96.5 lb  3rd Chris Essick 25.3 lb  Weldon Wade 5.1 lb  Charlie Nguyen 1.2 lb     Cantaloupe    1st Phil Wellington 26.0 lb   2nd Pat Ives 21.0 lb  3rd Chris Essick 5.6 lb   Tomato    1st Doug English 3.60 lb -- MO State Record   2nd Wanda Westfall 1.90 lb  3rd Chris Essick 1.15 lb  David Miller 1.10 lb  Weldon Wade .85 lb   Long Gourd    1st Doug English 115.75 inches – MO State Record   2nd Dan Westfall 114.25 inches  3rd John Marsh 88.875 inches  David Miller 88.00 inches     Heavy Gourd   1st Doug English 245.5 lb – MO State Record  2nd Dan Westfall 157.5 lb    Children's Division       Pumpkins      1st Riki East 96.5 lb   2nd Cayden Green 60.0 lb  3rd Cali Essick 32.65 lb  Cameron Essick 26.2 lb  Austin Rawlings 14.7 lb  Blake Rawlings 13.1 lb     Watermelons      1st Garrett Lester 32.60 lb   2nd Cali Essick 12.25 lb     Squash    1st Cali Essick 29.70 lb   2nd Cameron Essick 28.85 lb  3rd Jeb Shumaker 3.20 lb  Sedalia Shumaker 2.95 lb     Cantaloupe    1st Cameron Essick 5.10 lb   2nd Cali Essick 4.65 lb     Tomato    1st Emma Harrell 1.75 lb   Noah Harrell 1.75 lb  2nd Cameron Essick 1.10 lb  Cali Essick 1.10 lb    3rd Jeb Shumaker .45 lb         Long Gourd        1st Noah Harrell 89.75 inches     2nd Emma Harrell 87.75 inches    3rd Cali Essick 48.25 inches    Cameron Essick 33.75 inches         Heavy Gourd        1st Cameron Essick 2.8 lb     2nd Cali Essick 2.3 lb  Open Categories     Tallest Sunflower        1st Jerry McCroskey 113 inches     2nd Thomas Pengilly 101 inches       Largest Sunflower Head        1st Daniel Brown 20.5 inches     2nd John Marsh 18 inches    Jerry McCroskey 18 inches    Thomas Pengilly 18 inches    3rd Nicholas Beshears 15 inches       Tallest Cornstalk       1st Jerry McCroskey       Heaviest Radish       1st Tina Marsh

2013 Winners - Adult Division

Pumpkins

1st Phil Wellington 391 lb

2nd Pat Ives 157 lb

3rd Sam Crawford 116.5 lb

4th Mark Rawlings 32.0 lb

5th Jamie Rawlings 30.5 lb

Watermelons

1st Jerry Vaughn 237.5 lb

2nd David D’Amico 203.5 lb

3rd Dan Westfall 201.0 lb

4th Lloyd Bright 196.0 lb

5th Barbara Jones 193.0 lb

Maurice McClure 177.5 lb

David Miller 156.0 lb

Thomas Allen 28.8 lb

Squash

1st Phil Wellington 166.0 lb

2nd Pat Ives 96.5 lb

3rd Chris Essick 25.3 lb

Weldon Wade 5.1 lb

Charlie Nguyen 1.2 lb

Cantaloupe

1st Phil Wellington 26.0 lb

2nd Pat Ives 21.0 lb

3rd Chris Essick 5.6 lb

Tomato

1st Doug English 3.60 lb -- MO State Record

2nd Wanda Westfall 1.90 lb

3rd Chris Essick 1.15 lb

David Miller 1.10 lb

Weldon Wade .85 lb

Long Gourd

1st Doug English 115.75 inches – MO State Record

2nd Dan Westfall 114.25 inches

3rd John Marsh 88.875 inches

David Miller 88.00 inches

Heavy Gourd

1st Doug English 245.5 lb – MO State Record

2nd Dan Westfall 157.5 lb

Children's Division

Pumpkins

1st Riki East 96.5 lb

2nd Cayden Green 60.0 lb

3rd Cali Essick 32.65 lb

Cameron Essick 26.2 lb

Austin Rawlings 14.7 lb

Blake Rawlings 13.1 lb

Watermelons

1st Garrett Lester 32.60 lb

2nd Cali Essick 12.25 lb

Squash

1st Cali Essick 29.70 lb

2nd Cameron Essick 28.85 lb

3rd Jeb Shumaker 3.20 lb

Sedalia Shumaker 2.95 lb

Cantaloupe

1st Cameron Essick 5.10 lb

2nd Cali Essick 4.65 lb

Tomato

1st Emma Harrell 1.75 lb

Noah Harrell 1.75 lb

2nd Cameron Essick 1.10 lb

Cali Essick 1.10 lb

3rd Jeb Shumaker .45 lb

Long Gourd

1st Noah Harrell 89.75 inches

2nd Emma Harrell 87.75 inches

3rd Cali Essick 48.25 inches

Cameron Essick 33.75 inches

Heavy Gourd

1st Cameron Essick 2.8 lb

2nd Cali Essick 2.3 lb

Open Categories

Tallest Sunflower

1st Jerry McCroskey 113 inches

2nd Thomas Pengilly 101 inches

Largest Sunflower Head

1st Daniel Brown 20.5 inches

2nd John Marsh 18 inches

Jerry McCroskey 18 inches

Thomas Pengilly 18 inches

3rd Nicholas Beshears 15 inches

Tallest Cornstalk

1st Jerry McCroskey

Heaviest Radish

1st Tina Marsh

Youth Division

Pumpkins

Jakson Gold 118.50

Open Categories

Largest Sunflower Head

John Marsh 12”

Marion Hart 10”

Doris Brookes 9”

Jeremy Lindley 7”

Tallest Sunflower

Alisa Shoemaker 150”

Marion Hart 112”

Doris Brookes 111.5”