These nutrition facts will give you “pumpkin” to talk about
Pumpkin season is in full swing! Jack-o-lanterns and pumpkin spice lattes are great, but have you thought about the nutritional benefits of pumpkins? Nutrition and fitness expert Jody Trierweiler joined Jason Carr on “Live in the D” to explain the benefits of including this fruit in meals.
Michigan’s largest pumpkin? Trenton family has 600-plus pound pumpkin
TRENTON, Mich. – This weekend is the most likely time for families to hunt down the perfect pumpkin. A family in Trenton said they always try to find a large pumpkin for Halloween and this year they pumpkin spiced things up with a 620 pound winter squash -- roughly the same weight as a Grizzly Bear. Jan Zmijewski said her brother grew the pumpkin in Taylor and had to drive the Hallowqueen-sized behemoth to their Trenton home. You can watch Tim Pamplin’s full story in the video player above. According to Michigan Giant Pumpkin Growers, the largest pumpkin ever grown in Michigan was recorded in 2019.