The 2017 PGVG Promo Contests

2017 Giant Tomato Contest

The giant tomato contest is an opportunity for PGVG growers to showcase the tomato in an effort to set a new world record in that class.
The seeds to choose from in 2017 are included in your PGVG membership pack.  Plant one or all six:

 4.24 Spaziani 2016

4.25 LaRue 2016

4.46 LaRue 2016

4.48 LaRue 2016

4.66 Spaziani 2016

5.13 LaRue 2016

The contest is open to all current PGVG members.

Rules:

You must be a PGVG club member in good standing.
There is no additional entry fee.
No pre-registration is required.
The fruit must be weighed on a certified scale.
The fruit must be sound and meet all GPC rules.
The heaviest fruit grown from one of the above mentioned seeds will win the contest.  
Please enter as many as you want, however a grower/team can only win one of the three prizes.  All weights and information must be submitted by 10/30/2017 for the northern hemisphere.  The southern hemisphere entries must be sent in by 4/30/18.
All growers are responsible for submitting their weights and seed information to:
Jack La Rue at jasher@scattercreek.com or by phone at 360-402-1591.
Please read and adhere to the GPC Virtual Early Tomato Weigh-Off rules:
http://greatpumpkincommonwealth.com/PDF/tomato_weighoff_guidelines.pdf
All PGVG Promo Contest Tomatoes that are entered in GPC sanctioned weigh-offs including the three tomatoes allowed in the GPC Early Tomato Contest will be eligible. Please print and include this entry form for all Virtual Early Tomato Weigh-Off entries:      

          http://greatpumpkincommonwealth.com/PDF/GPC%20Tomato%20Entry%20Form.pdf

If you have any questions regarding rules or entry information, please contact:
Rick Spaziani at rickspaziani@yahoo.com or 541-570-2036


The prizes for the tomato contest are:
1st Place: $20.00 USD per pound + 2017 ‘Best of PGVG’ Tomato seed packet + 1 year PGVG free membership
2nd Place: 2017 ‘Best of PGVG’ Tomato seed packet + 1 year PGVG free membership
3rd Place: 2017 ‘Best of PGVG’ Tomato seed packet + 1 year PGVG free membership