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Johnplotman's Journal

Johnplotman's Journal

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A splendid win in the local show today.

26 September 2010 19:04:09
Best exhibit in the Potato section winner for 2010.

Best exhibit in the Potato section winner for 2010.

The last few days have been hectic in the garden.All time has been spent getting ready for the local show,washing every entry,preparing them etc,and to have them right for the show.In the Potato section i captured a first and a second prize.The Peas also came first and the Rhubarb second.Overall four cards won.

The underage gardeners gained a great two seconds and two thirds in there group.

We were all so happy in the hall.I will add pictures and a better journal tomorrow at some stage.This minute,its time to celebrate the win. 


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Rachel Rachel 26 September 2010 19:07:40

Well done, John. And well deserved. No wonder you are pleased.


J.D. J.D. 26 September 2010 19:24:49

Wow John, many congratulations. All your hard work has paid off! Enjoy your celebrations.


Keego Keego 26 September 2010 20:04:52

Congratulations well deserved enjoy the celebrations


Myrtle Myrtle 26 September 2010 20:05:06

Congratulations! Very well deserved, nice to have the pleasure of a day out like that.


fran m fran m 26 September 2010 20:37:22

Echo all the above comments. Great news, enjoy.


Drumanagh Drumanagh 26 September 2010 21:48:22

Congrats! Thats brilliant.


fraoch fraoch 26 September 2010 22:20:16

Well done John! Congratulations and enjoy!


LNolan LNolan 27 September 2010 11:26:37

Well done John. These are the times when all the hard work pays off and you realise that its worth every bit of it.


LindaB LindaB 27 September 2010 12:03:58

Nice looking spuds John, well done.


Pat Pat 27 September 2010 13:12:51

Bet they taste good too, well done John.


Johnplotman Johnplotman 27 September 2010 20:23:29

Thank you all so much for your kind words.I was so happy to see the cup being left down beside my roosters in the Potato section.Of the seven different  types of Potatoes there,i thought my hopes of winning were slim,especially while looking through the screen at the other entries there.When i saw the cup being left down at my Potatoes,i was so happy.The underage section made my day.I was so delighted to see them capture two seconds places and also in two third places.

Many thanks again.


Cloncaw Cloncaw 27 September 2010 23:40:50

Congratulations to all concerned well done


Lìga Lìga 30 September 2010 09:39:08

Well done John,,i'm happy for you!!!


Gismo1981 Gismo1981 30 September 2010 14:31:06

well done John :O)


Johnplotman Johnplotman 02 October 2010 09:41:09

Many thanks ladies.


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