Marketscope — Fruit f.o.b.s as of May 11

May 12, 2020 by USDA
This information, provided by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service, shows week-by-week shipments and f.o.b.s for commodities from shipments for the fresh market.

Salt on the watermelon

Jun 14, 2019 by Amelia Freidline
A couple of weeks ago, somebody in a Facebook group I’m part of shared an article on the proper (and Southern) way to eat watermelon — with salt.

Turlock Fruit debuts orangedew melon

Jun 11, 2019 by Carol Lawrence
Turlock, Calif.-based Turlock Fruit Co. Inc. is for the first time promoting its Orangedew honeydew to customers and new potential customers, and plans to extend acreage as well, said Steve Smith, co-owner.