When watermelon thing, you probably think of summer memories.
It is generally accepted that the picnic is complete without a watermelon juice, large enough to share with the whole family. But how these giant watermelons produced?
Recent news has shown that the effort to create the greatest possible watermelons had an unexpected effect on China :. Watermelon exploit
all started when farmers realized that some of their fruit trees snapped in half. At that time, hundreds of acres of melons were lost in the same way.
However, these melons not explode by themselves, while 19 of the 20 farmers said they do not use chemicals in their field, a popular fertilizer has been identified as the culprit
forchlorfenuron is used to make melon and 20% larger and allows it to be harvested two weeks earlier, providing significant benefits for farmers. Melons treated with this fertilizer are often less tasty, the more distorted and full of white instead of black seeds.
How to protect yourself?
The best way to get harmful chemicals from the diet is buying local organic produce or grow your own food. If you are on a budget, try to avoid Chinese products, which are internationally criticized on several occasions as fake products.