As a child, Trychta was fascinated by the giant
pumpkins grown by his neighbor. He longed to buy one for Halloween each year,
but they were always too expensive.
As an adult, he’s been growing giant pumpkins
for nine years.
CONTACT: Lindsay Willey; WVU Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design 304.293.2381; Lindsay.Willey@mail.wvu.edu