venerdì 6 settembre 2013


The Association "AIASP" index for the year 2013, the first international race of cultivation called "WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OF 'HOT' PING PONG". The event is open to all amateur growers, members and non-members who want to test their ability to cultivate. The purpose of the competition is to cultivate a pepper plant (any species / variety can be used) inside a ping pong ball. The minimum target will be to bring the pepper plant to fruition (and ripe fruits attachments).
Participation in the competition is free.
The following rules governing participation:

1. To be eligible to enroll in the forum ( and send an email at info @ aiasp it with the subject WCHPP writing in "I Want. Participate "indicating full name along with the nickname used on the predicted forum;

2. And 'the obligation of the person concerned to register on the forum AIASP because it will create a Topic with your name, where they will be posted photos of the plant (or plants) by writing the names of the varieties (you can compete with up to 3 varieties);

3. The race begins April 1 and ends on September 30 (also valid for the other competitor’s hemisphere);

4. The ping pong ball must be on the top of a hole with a diameter of 1 cm and max on the bottom of a hole with a diameter of 0.5 cm max useful for water drainage. You are forbidden to let the roots grow out of the drainage hole (if any roots appear, they must be cut off). To check if the competitor is in good faith, will post once a week a photo of the plant on the forum of the Association ( in section prepared for the race;

5. Full freedom is given to the participants to choose the type of soil and the technique of fertilization to take (leaf, liquid, etc.);

6. The final picture will be posted within the deadline of the competition in dedicated section of the forum AIASP ( Are allowed a maximum of 3 photos of the own plant (front, from above and one with a reference metric together with photo of the top and bottom holes);

7. A first selection of plants will be presented by the participants started the race. The first six who have had the highest score will be submitted to the jury Steering Committee dell'AIASP which in turn will award the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize;

8. The plants will be evaluated based on the following parameters:

a. Appearance overview: score 1-10;
b. All attachments between fruit and ripe score from 1 to 10;
c. Luxuriance Foliar score 1-10

The winners must notify their address to 'email info @

AIl winners will be awarded prizes offered by our sponsors, in particular:
· First Place: Cup bid by AIASP, 1 bottle of sauce PITBULL offered by JungleRain, Bottle of 1 liter of LG81 and bottle 1 liter of Gerhumin L.Gobbi offered by New Fertil, good spending € 10 for the purchase of products on the site Simonetti Srl;
· Second place: Cup bid by AIASP, sauce DRAGON BERRY offered by JungleRain, bottle of 1 liter of Gerhumin L.Gobbi offered by New Fertil, good spending by € 10 to purchase products on the site Simonetti Srl
· Third place: Cup bid by AIASP, 2 packets of ALGACARE - 1 bag Spruhdunger type 27 - 1 packet of type 5 Spruhdunger offered by NewFertil, good spending by € 10 to purchase products on the site Simonetti Srl