Chris L
Jan 7

GVGO Board Auction on Big Pumpkins .com


Once again the Giant Vegetable Growers of Ontario will be running a silent auction on the Big Pumpkins message board. This fundraising auction will be commencing on Sunday January 13th at 8:00 am and bidding will be concluding on Saturday January 19th at 12:00 Noon EST.

All bidding will be in Canadian dollars with many of the most sought after seeds being available at this time. There will be pumpkin seeds from Haist, Geddes, Daletas, Urena, Wolf and many more.

There will also be Long Gourd, Field pumpkin, tomato, bushel gourd and marrow seed lots included.

Please join us and help support the GVGO. Best of luck and thanks from the GVGO seed auction committee.

Chris L
Jan 12

The Auction is now posted on Big Pumpkins .com I may be adding a few more lots in the coming days. Please check it out and support the GVGO. Don't forget that all bidding is in Canadian dollars.

This is the link to the auction.

Chris L
Jan 19

Just a reminder that the auction will be ending on Saturday at 12: 00 noon EST.

Chris L
Jan 20

The GVGO Auction was a great success again. A big thanks to the growers who donated seeds and to all of the generous bidders who helped to support the club.

Jan 24

A big thanks goes to Chris Lyons - GVGO executive and seed auction organizer for another job well done. now the mailing begins!

New Posts
  • gvgowebmaster
    9 hours ago

    Below is a rundown of paid members and what the Club typically spends funds on each year CLUB SUMMARY 2019 The Club has 196 total paying members 135 On, 28 Can, 20 US, 18 EU Expenses Canadian Challenge, Personal best, Hall Rental, Meal, Prizes Plaques, Jackets, Website, Webmaster, Web hosting cost, Patch tours Seed Sorting & Mail out, Auctions, Postage, Newsletter, Supplies Hats, T-shirts, Misc., 4-H sponsorship It takes people and money to run your club, So much to do and only 5 executive members to do the work Dues were not raised this year with the Executive opting for monetary restraint. As always please send your comments to GVGO - EXECUTIVE
  • Whiz
    Nov 13

    It is seed drying time of year. Keep your GVGO seed packs in mind. I am looking after sorting and sending out the packs this year. Lets all work together to make them great. Send in all kinds of seeds. Everyone is looking for different things in a seed pack. You must be a paid up member for 2020 to receive your seed pack. Here is where to mail them to: Jeff Warner 487413 Aidie Creek Garden Road Englehart, Ontario P0J 1H0 Send me an email or msg so i know something is coming and will let you know that i have received it. aidiejeff @
  • Zeke
    Nov 1

    John won the 150 square foot contest this year with a 1175.6 lb. pumpkin. The first one grown over 1000 lbs. in this contest. Congrats John!

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