Greek Watermelon export in the European Union from Dougas Elias.

Archives - April 2015

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Apr

RECIPE: GREEK PITA FLATBREAD WITH WATERMELON

GREEK PITA FLATBREAD WITH WATERMELON It’s no secret that the marriage of watermelon and feta cheese creates a delectable, full-flavored explosion of awesomeness. I came across this life-changing discovery late in 2009, when I published this recipe for Watermelon Feta Salad. The saltiness of the feta mixed with the sweetness of the watermelon makes for …

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Apr

Russia’s Melon, Watermelon Imports On Six-Year Decrease

According to a report compiled by the Intesco Research Group “The Fresh Vegetables, Fruit and Berries Market”, the quantity of melons and watermelons imported into Russia has been decreasing for the last six years. In 2014 these products were mainly supplied by Russia’s Astrakhan and Volgograd regions, the Krasnodar Krai and the Republic of Dagestan …

9
Apr

Price rebound, virus control helping 2015 watermelon season

Despite the cucumber green mottle mosaic virus affecting some of the crop from the Northern Territory, Australian watermelons are shaping up to have a good year. “The Northern Territory started out quite badly with ten properties quarantined, but the virus didn’t affect all of the Northern Territory,” Says Dianne Fullelove, Business Development Manager with the …