Agricultural Research Service

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2008

    This Just In: Watermelon Good for Blood Flow (and Erections)

    Remember that scene in the movie Kids where one of the protagonists talks about how he got turned on watching a girl eat a watermelon on a hot summer day? If you were thinking his arousal was the result of his being a teenage boy, you're totally right. However, according to recent studies from the g ... More >>

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    RiceTec Paddy Whack

    An Alvin-based rice company, the Prince of Liechtenstein, the United States Patent Office, and an Indian eco-feminist bring global trade debates to a roiling boil on Houston's back burner