LEHI -- Matt McConkie of Mountain Green set a Utah record with his enormous pumpkin.
McConkie's pumpkin weighed in at 1,600 pounds at the Utah Giant Pumpkin Growers 2011 weigh-off, according to the group's Facebook page. His was among dozens at the annual event, held this year at Thanksgiving Point.
He also set the record last year, with a pumpkin weighing 1,169 pounds, according to the growers group website.
The next largest pumpkin, belonging to Andrew Israelsen, weighed 1,182 pounds.