MARK MORENO | STAFF WRITER May 13, 2018
ALAMO ¡ª As the temperatures start to soar with the rapid approach of summer, it was easy to appreciate the refreshing, flavorful fruit that inspired an annual festival here.
The lure of juicy watermelon, carniva..
Cooler temperatures in the Coachella Valley have prompted the watermelon season to begin around May 14. Supplies are limited due to high winds in the area, which have damaged some of the earlier plantings. Mexico is also facing its own issues.
"The Mexican regions of Hermosil..
The watermelon seeds which were planted in mid-January in greenhouses in Antalya, have been harvested since April 13th. The harvest will continue until the end of May and the annual watermelon production of Antalya is estimated to be around 450,000 tons. Growers are now selling w..
¡°We are in transit of the Iranian watermelon export to our Turkish supply. The first harvests of the Turkish production have started. These volumes are distributed on the local market. However, this first two weeks of May, we expect higher volumes of good export product, so soon ..