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9 Record-Breaking Vegetables (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post     First Posted: 08/26/10 08:29 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 06:25 PM ET

In the age of genetically modified foods, we here at HuffPost Green find it refreshing to celebrate nature's vegetable anomalies. For the world's heaviest pumpkin, which weighs in at 1,725 pounds, the tallest okra plant, the most expensive white truffle and the biggest rutabaga, check out our slideshow of record breaking vegetables.

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The world's heftiest pumpkin weighed in at 1,725 pounds. The pumpkin was grown by Christy Harp, an Ohio high school math teacher. The previous record for world's largest pumpkin was set in 2007. The pumpkin weighed 1,689 pounds.
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