Holy booby-traps, Batman! These watermelons are exploding!

That, or words to that effect, are being uttered by about 20 farmers in China.

So far, no one has been able to identify the cause of the exploding melons, but some suspect it is connected to seeds imported from Japan, others think it has something to do with a growth enhancing chemical used in the melon patches. The problem with that is, not all of the farms affected were using the chemical in question.

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Dave D.