Wyoming Man Grows 1,491-Pound Pumpkin, Breaks State Record

Monday, October 21st 2019, 1:54 pm
By: News 9

Wyoming officials say a Cheyenne man has grown a pumpkin that weighs in at 1,491 pounds (676 kilograms), a new state record.

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reported Thursday that Andy Corbin grew the gourd in his backyard.

For perspective, scientists say newborn elephants weigh about 200 pounds (91 kilograms) on average.