The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s (CDFA) Avocado Inspection Program (AIP) has announced the 2016/2017 season release dates as listed below.
|Variety||Size 40||Size 48||Size 60||Size 70 & Smaller|
|Bacon||Oct 21||Nov 4||Nov 25||Dec 9|
|Fuerte||Oct 27||Nov 10||Dec 1||Dec 15|
|Hass||Nov 28||Dec 12||Jan 2||Jan 16|
|Zutano||Nov 16||Nov 30||Dec 21||Jan 4|
|Variety||Size 28||Size 32||Size 36||Size 40||Size 48 & Smaller|
|Pinkerton||Nov 23||Dec 7||Dec 21||Dec 28||Jan 11|
|Variety||Size 32||Size 36||Size 40||Size 48||Size 60 & Smaller|
|Gwen||Feb 6||Feb 20||Mar 6||Mar 20||Apr 3|
|Variety||Size 32||Size 36||Size 40||Size 48||Size 60||Size 70 & Smaller|
|Lamb Hass||May 8||May 22||Jun 5||Jun 19||Jul 3||Jul 17|
For further information regarding maturity release dates for a variety not listed above, please contact AIP (contact information can be found in the right column on this page).