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2018 Outstanding Member – Paul Cameron

Congratulations to Paul Cameron upon receiving the 2018 Outstanding Member Award. Along with being a very active member and grower Paul has been the Club Treasurer for the past 3-years and has done a great job keeping the finances in … Continue reading

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2018 Seed of the Year Results

The clubs 2018 Seed of the Year was a Pro Cut Red Sunflower. Many club members attempted to grow this sunflower with great success however there were 3 growers whom grew this flower to new heights. Congratulations to everyone who … Continue reading

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2018 Photo Contest Winners

As part of the 2018 AVGVG 10th Anniversary celebrations the club held a photo contest. While we received many interesting entries, below are the top 3 winners who received a 10th anniversary ribbon. Congratulations to all and thanks to everyone … Continue reading

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AVGVG Seed Auction January 2019

To support the activities of the Annapolis Valley Giant Vegetable Growers, Fred Ansems has put together a tremendous seed sale to get everyone ready for the 2019 season. This is a chance to get some great seeds as well as … Continue reading

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Christmas Social 2018

The Annual AVGVG Christmas Social/Meeting will be held on Friday, December 7th at 6:30 pm at the Windermere Hall, Windermere Rd., Berwick.  Pizza will be provided along with tea, coffee, hot chocolate, water and pop.  Members are asked to bring … Continue reading

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2018 France Competition

Our France members had a great competition and have sent us along some wonderful pictures. Take a minute to have a look and see all the great activities they have at their competition. Congratulations to all the competitors. Félicitations

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2018 Weigh Off Pictures Added

Pages have been created for the 2018 pictures from the Glad Gardens Weigh Off as well as the Windsor-West Hants Weigh Off. We have created a new menu tab “Weigh Off Photo Galleries ’18’-” (seen above). Simply click on this … Continue reading

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Weather Channel Video From Windsor – West Hants Weigh Off

Check out this video from the Windsor -West Hants Weigh Off including interviews with Danny Dill and Gerard Ansmes about his Bushel Gourd currently sitting at number 2 in the world at 335 lbs. Click on the link below to … Continue reading

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The Weekend Gardener Interview “After the Weigh Off”with Ron Muis

AVGVG President Ron Muis is interviewed by Niki Jabbore on the Weekend Gardener radio show about the results of the  Glad Gardens Weigh Off and growing giant vegetables . To listen to the interview simply click on the link below … Continue reading

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AVGVG Glad Gardens 2018 Howard Dill Winner

Congratulations to Marilyn Ansems (pictured below) on winning the Howard Dill Award 2018 for best looking pumpkin. Marilyn’s pumpkin weighed in at 599 lbs and was the perfect shade of orange.

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