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October 9, 2018
Joe Ailts, president of the St. Croix Growers Association, is bringing this beauty to Stillwater Harvest Fest on Oct. 13 to compete in the first-annual “Howard Dill Prettiest Pumpkin” contest. Ailts is growing this giant pumpkin at his patch in Deer Lake, Wis. Courtesy of Joe Ailts
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