Tag: Bradford Watermelon

Chef Forrest Parker

The Bradford Watermelon is Back after a 100-year Hiatus!

Dr. David Shields from USC has been instrumental in returning the Bradford watermelon, recently thought extinct, to production. This native SC strain has not been seen in production since 1920. Tuesday, August 27th marked the first shipment of these watermelons to market in almost 100 years. A few of these native strain watermelons made their way to High Cotton Greenville‚Äôs … Read More