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Kherson watermelons may be patented

An application for state registration is expected to be filed shortly.

Kherson watermelons may be patented
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Kherson watermelons may soon become a product with protected geographical indication, the Geographical Indications in Ukraine has said on Facebook.

“Kherson watermelons are one step closer to becoming a registered geographical indication!

A constituent conference of the Association of producers of Kherson watermelon took place yesterday in Kherson. Seven founding organizations represent watermelons growing, export and research. Now, the constituent documents of the Association will be submitted for state registration,” it said.

Earlier, there were calls to patent borsch and samohon (moonshine)

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