New melon variety boasts sweeter, firmer flesh - The Packer

New melon variety boasts sweeter, firmer flesh

03/28/2011 09:38:00 AM

Monsanto Co. will be working with growers in Arizona and California this summer to test a new variety of melon, the Melorange.

The melon, which Monsanto officials say is sweeter and has firmer flesh than conventional cantaloupe, already is being grown by in Honduras and Guatemala in a trial.

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