At this time of year, pumpkin patches are very eye-catching and are visited by families so that the kids can select pumpkins to take home and carve into jack-o-lanterns for Halloween. Brings back a lot of fond memories!
The customary blog drive-by shot:
Other people just go the grocery stores to get their pumpkins. Along the way I passed a tractor hauling a load from the field to the barn. I suspect from there they are trucked to local shops.
And yesterday, I was at a local grocery store and the pumpkin bins were out and full up! I just love that (small things, small minds...). Aren't they gorgeous?
This hefty pumpkin is the subject of a contest:
'Guess the weight and win!' said the contest dude.
'Win what?' I asked.
'Why, you win the pumpkin!'
'Ha! What would I do with a 300lb pumpkin!?'
But really, I already knew... I'd do this:
What would you do with a 300lb pumpkin?