The gourd grown this year by Chris Stevens of New Richmond
tips the scales at 1,810.5 pounds. That's 85 pounds heavier than the
previous record, a 1,725-pound pumpkin grown last year in Ohio.
Stevens' pumpkin has a circumference of 186.5 inches, or more than 15 feet.
When turned on its side, the pumpkin is more than waist-high to an