California Avocados Grow Here

Latest Updates & Federal Assistance Information for Those Impacted by Fire or Santa Ana Winds

Ventura County California avocado industry members impacted by the Thomas Fire are eligible to apply for erosion control materials from the Ventura County Resource Conservation District. The deadline to apply is March 19, 2018.

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Latest News

AB 450 – What it Means to Your Operations

  • Feb 21, 2018

This article, courtesy of the Saqui Law Group, provides growers with information concerning enforcement of AB 450, the "Immigrant Worker Protection Act" and Notices of Inspection.

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GreenSheet | February 16, 2018

  • Feb 16, 2018

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

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Secretary Ross Inspired by Optimism of California Avocado Growers

  • Feb 15, 2018

In February, the California Avocado Commission invited California Department of Food and Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross to tour California avocado groves in Ventura County affected by the Thomas Fire.

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CAC and Packers to Host Produce Safety Alliance Trainings in Escondido and Ventura

  • Feb 15, 2018

Registration is required for the Produce Safety Alliance training sessions and seats are filling up fast, so take advantage of this low cost opportunity and register now.

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Upcoming Events

28 Feb

CAC Board Meeting, February 2018

10:00am - 4:00pm
Ojai, CA
28 Feb

CAC Executive Committee Meeting

8:00am - 9:45am
Ojai, CA
01 Mar

CAC Board Meeting, March 2018

8:30am - 1:15pm
Ojai, CA
07 Mar

Pine Tree Ranch Field Day: Focus on Food Safety

9:00am - 11:00am
Santa Paula, CA

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 02/13/2018)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $36.75-$38.25 $1.24-$1.32
60's $29.75-$32.25 $0.98-$1.08
70's $20.75-$25.75 $0.62-$0.82
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 02/18/2018)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 4,439,879 19,235,311
Import Total 47,939,407 699,462,726
USA Total 52,379,286 719,178,847

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