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Our Mission.

Our Mission is to maximize grower returns by enhancing premium brand positioning for California avocados and improving grower sustainability.

Nothing But The Best.

By the best. For the best. We are the growers of the California Avocado Commission and we are committed to quality, sustainability and good agricultural practices.

Hand Grown in California.

California Avocados are highly sought after by discriminating consumers who appreciate the fruit’s freshness, exceptional taste, consistently superior quality, and healthfulness.

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May 2, 2016

Read the latest GreenSheet for up-to-the-minute California avocado industry news, research and information.

April 28, 2016

The section 18 emergency exemption for Hero® issued April 11, 2016 has been amended per EPA’s request to change the ending of the bee hazard statement under the “Other Requirements” section. This statement now reads,

“This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment or residues on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops while bees are foraging.”

April 28, 2016

Nearly 400 industry members and their families attended the annual Fresh Produce and Floral Council Family Day at the Races, which was held March 19 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.

April 27, 2016

In February, the California Avocado Commission’s Customized Retailer Campaign team met with top tier retailers to discuss their programs and begin constructing customized California avocado campaigns suited to their unique needs.

Calendar

EVENTS:

May 17
May 19
Aug 09
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Luis Obispo, CA

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 04/25/2016)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's 24.00-25.00 0.76-0.80
60's 17.00-19.00 0.48-0.56
70's 13.00-14.00 0.32-0.36
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 05/01/2016)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 14,965,230 119,945,239
Import Total 35,156,827 1,106,532,535
USA Total 50,122,057 1,239,840,905

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