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MELON

Photo: ©Klaus Pichler

Sort: Water Melon ‚Reina de Corazones’ red
Place of production: Pilar de la Horadada, Alicante, Spain
Transport distance: 2442 km
Mode of Transport: Freight vehicle
Cultivation: Outdoor plantation
Harvest time: June – August
Carbon footprint (production & transport) per kg: 0,54 kg
Water requirement (production & transport) per kg: 1490 l
Price: 0,99€ / 1 kg