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Members of the Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers haul in their harvest, each hoping to outweigh the other

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Giant pumpkins weigh in. Giant pumpkins weigh in.

They aren't exactly ordinary vegetables. Many of the pumpkins lining the parking lot at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, Utah tip the scales at more than a thousand pounds.

The name of the game is competition. Members of the Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers haul in their harvest, each hoping to outweigh the other. While these vegetables are certainly strange, the proprietors of these pumpkins aren't exactly average either.

"They say, 'That's really weird,'" said David Bradley. "And then, the sad thing is, my wife rolls her eyes, going, 'Oh, no. My husband's now going to give a 20-minute lecture on how to grow a big pumpkin.'"

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