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August 18th is National Watermelon Day in America! Watermelons are an incredible 92% water.
Watermelon is the official state vegetable of Oklahoma. At the Hope, Arkansas Watermelon Festival in 2005, Lloyd Bright weighed in a massive, record-breaking melon of 268.6 pounds!
The Japanese have been growing watermelons in cube-shaped, tempered glass boxes. The theory is that perfect sized melons fit on the refridgerator shelf with no wasted space! All parts of a watermelon are edible, even the seeds and rinds.