Growth Chemical Forchlorfenuron Misuse Causes Watermelons to Explode in Farmfields near Danyang city, China

Watermelons are exploding in fields in China, after farmers apparently misuse chemicals intended to accelerate the fruit’s growth. Now, crops are ruined.

Danyang is located in southern Jiangsu Province with a total area of 1,059 km2 and a population of roughly 890,000. Businesses from 32 countries and regions have invested in Danyang with accumulated paid-up capital of $1 billion USD.

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