1 in 5 of Europe’s watermelon grown in province

Watermelon is one of the most popular local crops, as multiple harvests of the fruit can be grown both inside winter greenhouses and outside during the spring months. And the vast farms of the province have been busy growing this luscious crop. Out of the 950.000 tons of the crop which will be consumed within the EU this year, 222.000 tons will come from Almeria province. That’s also 43 per cent of the total harvest Continue reading 1 in 5 of Europe’s watermelon grown in province