L.I. Man Grows Nearly 1,500-Pound Pumpkin In His YardScott Armstrong said it took him five months to grow the pumpkin in his backyard in Commack.
Long Island Man Spent Five Months Growing Massive, Award-Winning PumpkinA big pumpkin sitting on Scott Armstrong's front yard in Commack recently took the top prize at the annual "Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off" in Westbury. The massive pumpkin tipped the scales at 12,079 lbs making it the heaviest pumpkin ever grown on Long Island.

More From CBS New York

WCBS 880 Small Business Breakfast

Listen Live