The Georgia Watermelon Association would like to thank International Paper, Melon 1 Inc, C&L Packing and Border Melons East for being our 2015 Platinum Sponsors. A special thank you goes out to these organizations. If you would like to learn more about these fine companies please visit their websites below.
Click here for Watermelon Recipes! Watch this video for tips on how to pick the best watermelon, safe handling techniques (wash your watermelon, utensils, cutting board all before cutting) and different ways to slice and serve your juicy GEORGIA watermelon this summer!!
The Georgia Watermelon Association (GWA) was incorporated in May, 1968, under the name of the Georgia Watermelon Growers and Distributors Association. In 1977 the name was changed to the present form to better reflect the scope of the membership. The GWA is a chapter of the National Watermelon Association which is made up of 10 […]
Georgia Watermelon Association’s purpose is watermelon promotion from production to consumption. Promotions can vary from our watermelon queens making appearances and talking at functions, to providing informative links about watermelon and the watermelon industry and sharing interesting watermelon recipes with all of our fans.
Georgia Watermelon Association’s purpose is watermelon promotion, including watermelon research updates and legislation. Research involving watermelon happens year round so check back frequently as new links will be posted. GWA will also keep everyone up to speed on watermelon legislation from harvesting up to and including packaging.