GWA Annual Meeting & Conference

2019 Annual Meeting

Make plans now to attend! Online registration is OPEN When: January 25 – 27, 2019 –  Where: King & Prince Resort  St. Simons Island, Georgia – Reservations: Call 1-800-342-0212 or click on the Green Tab Below

Watermelon Growers Work to Produce a Sweet Crop with Good Texture


By:  Clint Thompson, UGA    Julie Jernigan, UGA Posted April 2, 2018 In Georgia, it’s planting season for watermelons.  Usually, they aspire to produce high yields of a sweet crop, but they shouldn’t ignore firmness and texture, according to Tim Coolong, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension vegetable Horticulturist. “Sweetness is a major component to watermelons, […]

GWA Thanks our 2018 Platinum Sponsors

2019 Sponsors

The Georgia Watermelon Association would like to thank Harrell’s, Gibson Produce, International Paper, Melon 1 Inc, C&L Packing and Border Melons East for being our 2018 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.

GWA Plans Big Promotions for the Year

GWA Promotions

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. To Learn more about GWA’s Marketing Program, Click Here.