Watermelon Research and Legislature

Research & Legislature

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.

Research Updates

GWA Dedicates $20,000 to Research in the 2018 Season

The Georgia Watermelon Association board of directors recently approved a budget expenditure of more than $20,000 for select research read more…..

2018 Vegetable Fungicide Spray Guides Click here

Fusarium Wilt of Watermelon Click here

 

Legislative

What’s Ahead for the Farming Industry Under Trump’s Leadership

All Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Rules are final.  Learn what applies to your farm and packing operations and what you are legally required to implement.  Click the “Legislative” button to the right for insightful resources to make sure you are ready for these new regulations.