CANNA UK National Giant Vegetables Championship
Every September at the Three Counties Showground in Malvern, Worcestershire, UK, Martyn Davis – a National Vegetable Society Judge – welcomes expert growers to the CANNA UK National Giant Vegetables Championship, held in association with Westons Cider Mill. Martyn checks that the vegetables comply to the strict competition criteria, and that they are weighed and documented appropriately.Visit the CANNA UK National Giant Vegetables Championship
The longest carrot measures 6.245 metres (20 feet 5.8 inches) and was grown by Joe Atherton (UK), as verified at the UK National Giant Vegetables Championship in Malvern, UK, on 23 September 2016. With this achievement, Joe has broken his own previous record, set in 2007, of 5.841 metres (19 feet 1.9 inches).