Champion pumpkin growers

The Ohio Valley Giant Pumpkin Growers hosted its 22nd annual weigh-off on Oct. 8 at Parks Garden Center in Canfield. Pictured are this year’s Ohio champions, Jerry Rose Jr. and his son Jerry Rose III of Huntsburg. Their pumpkin weighed 2,058.5 pounds. The Roses also had the heaviest tomato at 4.4 pounds. Alan Gibson of Salem had the heaviest watermelon at 170 pounds. (Submitted photo)