Toma watermelon fetches ¥300,000

Jun 18, 2013

Toma watermelon fetches ¥300,000

A black-rind watermelon grown in Hokkaido drew a ¥300,000 bid Monday in the year’s first watermelon auction. The bid for one of the 110 premium Densuke watermelons, a signature product of the town of Toma, matched the top bids fetched in both 2011 and ...