Rabat - Following widespread rumors regarding a farmer in the region of Chichaoua, south of Marrakech, using human waste as fertilizer for his watermelon, the Moroccan National Health Security Office of Food (ONSSA) issued a communiqué, saying that “all watermelons from the farmers in Chichaoua are distinguished with the same quality of the past few years.”

Moroccan Health Office ‘No Watermelon Fertilized by Human Waste’
Youssef Igrouane is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.