2025 NWA Research Grant Program

George Szczepanski, Executive Director of the National Watermelon Association (NWA) reached out to the  research community about NWA’s commitment to funding research that supports watermelon farmers including research on pest and disease risk mitigation and food safety. The research that NWA funds through this program is entirely focused on production research, aimed at solving issues […]

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Disease Reisitance in New Cucumber Varieties

View this photo gallery of cucumber varieties available from major seed companies. New varieties with resistance to major cucurbit diseases are available. Anthracnose Angular Leaf Spot Corynespora Blight and Target Leaf Spot Caused by Corynespora cassiicola Scab and Gummosis Caused by Cladosporium cucumerinum Anthracnose Caused by Colletotrichum orbiculare Cucumber Mosaic Virus Cucumber Vein Yellowing Virus […]

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