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U.S. watermelon industry

Amy J. Allred

U.S. watermelon industry

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, Commodity Economics Division in Washington, D.C. (1301 New York Ave., NW, Washington 20005-4788) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watermelon industry -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS watermelon industry.
    StatementAmy J. Allred, Gary Lucier.
    SeriesStaff report -- no. AGES 9015., ERS staff report -- no. AGES 9015.
    ContributionsLucier, Gary., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Commodity Economics Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi 73 p. :
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16899694M

      U.S. watermelon production for fresh market Export value of fresh watermelons from Denmark Value of the import and export of .   Audiobook sales increased about 20% year over year across the publishing industry for the first eight months of , yet industry-standard pay for audiobooks is lower than for print.   The peak harvest season is from late May through mid-July. Although Georgia-grown melons are available locally throughout the season, the majority of the state's melons are exported to northern states and Canada. Cordele, in Crisp County, has the largest melon market in the state and is considered the heart of the Georgia watermelon industry.


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