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Farm Facts About Watermelon

Farm Facts About Watermelon

March 01, 2013
Harvested between July and Labor Day, the watermelon is the most consumed melon in the United States. Did you know that this hefty melon can vary in size anywhere from five to 40 pounds? Take a look at some more interesting facts about this summertime treat: 1. The watermelon fruit is about 90 percent water.... Read more »... Read more »
Producing Sweet Sorghum

Did You Know?: Facts about Sweet Sorghum

February 05, 2013
Sweet sorghum has been grown in the United States since the 1850s for use in sweeteners and syrups. Today, less than one million gallons are produced in the U.S. each year. Learn more about the agriculture product.... Read more »
FFA Faces: Alex Haun, Missouri

Featured FFA Face: Alex Haun, Holden FFA

February 05, 2013
This versatile FFA member is ranked in the top 10 of his high school class, plays football, enjoys hunting and fishing, and helps with farm work on his family's 1,500-acre diversified farming operation. ... Read more »
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