Cultivation technique points: milk melon planting technology and pumpkin are basically the same. Open field cultivation, sowing early April to late July, greenhouse cultivation in late November to march in late sowing. In guangdong, guangxi and hainan province in early march to late October are sowing seeds, seed germination 18 a optimum temperature , warm water soak seed sowing in 2 hours.
If is seedling nutrition cup (unconditional open country live), 3 a 4 leaves after picking seedling transplant field. Planted before the open ditch or hole, giving sufficient basal, spaced 2 meters, the planting distance of 1 m. After climbing plants need big and 2 meters high (mainly bamboo pole, sticks). Depending on the soil moisture timely watering, furrow can not water, but the strip surface to keep moist, GuaQi every 5 to 8 days after NPK compound fertilizer, spraying on the early July again kill net control starscream, PAM in time after the first spike melon mature harvest, facilitate the normal growth of behind the melon.
Method: breast melons and pumpkins, squash, delicate food, generally as a stir-fried or meat stew, compared with zucchini, more fragrant smell. Milk melon contains many vitamin C, glucose, and other nutrients, particularly calcium content is extremely high. Per 100 g edible part (fresh weight) nutrient content is as follows: 0.6 0.9 g protein, fat, 0.1 to 0.2 g, 0.8 0.9 g fiber, 2.5 3.3 g sugar, 20-40 micrograms of beta carotene, vitamin C2.5-9 mg, 22-29 mg calcium. There are plenty of moisture and rare trace elements in milk melon, and adjusting human body\’s metabolism, weight loss, anti-cancer anti-cancer effect.