The Packer: Arizona, California Melon Deals Start Early, Fast

The Packer reports on the early start to melon season in the southwestern United States. According to Legend Produce, HM.CLAUSE’s Origami cantaloupe variety is yielding sugar levels of 15-17% and was the first to ship back on April 28th. http://www.thepacker.com/news/arizona-california-melon-deals-start-early-fast May 13, 2015

The Packer: Growers Expecting Cantaloupe Rebound

Citing high acceptance and good consumer experience, growers explain to the Packer why they have increased acreage of Origami by 150% over the last two years. The successful HM.CLAUSE cantaloupe variety is well-liked for its harvestability, long shelf life, small seed cavity, thin rind, nice aroma, deep color and high brix. http://www.thepacker.com/marketing-profiles/melons-marketing/growers-expecting-cantaloupe-rebound April 16, 2015