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NWPB Media Tour

Convenient and portable may not be the first qualities that come to mind when you think of a big, whole watermelon. However, the National Watermelon Promotion Board (NWPB) is challenging that thinking and creating new occasions for eating watermelon.

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Pre Watermelon Season Press Release 4 27 18

The table is set for more watermelon this season. Watermelon’s prevalence in the produce aisle, on restaurant tables and in consumers’ homes continues to strengthen and will be well supported by the coming domestic watermelon season.

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Meet the 2018 National Watermelon Queen

Did you know the National Watermelon Association (NWA) holds an annual convention to celebrate all things watermelon?

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Watermelon is the Lowest Cost Per Serving

IRI completed an analysis to determine the lowest retail price for a consumer to purchase nine servings of fresh fruit and vegetables per day while having variety in his/her diet.

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Freshen Up National Nutrition Month

The sun is shining, birds are chirping, and the grass is getting greener.

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Throw a Galentines Day Bash

If you’re a fan of Parks and Recreation, you’re probably already a fan of celebrating Galentine’s day.

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Watermelon in Washington

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue took time from his busy schedule in Washington, D.C. to meet with the National Watermelon Promotion Board president Ed McClellan and staff.

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4 Recipes for the 4th

Ah, watermelon, the quintessential summertime fruit.

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Penn State Feeds Students Hungry for Knowledge

Two years ago Penn State University’s dining services started cooking up events that add flavor, fun, and customer awareness to its student dining program.

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In case you missed it watermelon news

Watermelon news is everywhere; you just have to know where to find it. I find mine on the internet.

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We’ve teamed up with Go Raw

National Watermelon Promotion Board and Go Raw, a leader in raw and organic snacks, have joined forces to task bloggers with whipping up creative recipes that include both watermelon flesh and Go Raw’s Sprouted Watermelon Seeds.

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How do you celebrate National Watermelon Month

So, July is National Watermelon Month, but I’m curious about something — how exactly does one celebrate National Watermelon Month?

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Watermelon Hydrates at Marine Corp Marathon

At 92 percent water and chock full of nutrients, watermelon is a naturally hydrating food fit for the finish line. Watermelon was shared during the Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) festivities in Washington, D.C., October 24-26

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New Watermelon Responsive Website

The National Watermelon Promotion Board (NWPB) is proud to announce the new and improved home base for all things watermelon. We have launched a new responsive website with exclusive and rich content.

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Watermelon Queen Program

Watermelon queens have been spreading the love of watermelon and boosting sales across the nation for over 50 years. They enjoy educating and adding sparkle to promotions and special events on behalf of the watermelon industry.

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Watermelon at Epcot

Every year at Walt Disney World Resort, the Epcot® Flower & Garden Festival kicks off in March and runs through May in Orlando, FL. The festival runs for 75 days and attracts 2.4 million guests from around the world.

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Festivals

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Whole Watermelon

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