Thai urban legend: dangers of lychee and longgan?

Thai urban legend: dangers of lychee & longgan? - 07:59, April 19, 2002
We have received word of a suspect story circulating by email. It is a plea to boycott Thai lychee and longgan because farmers allegedly use gunpowder as fertilizer, making the resulting fruit not safe to eat. It does not seem like it could be true, especially considering the line, "These fruits could be ignited after picking..."
An idea from Don: This is just a guess, but I'm thinking it must be connected somehow to that big explosion at that lychee plantation a few years ago. It was the fertilizers being stored there that blew up...
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