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Commission Launches Fresh California Avocado Consumer Ad Creative

In an increasingly competitive global market, it’s more important than ever to showcase “The best avocados have California in them.” The California Avocado Commission’s reprised consumer ad campaign does just that with creative designs that playfully illustrate the California lifestyle.

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USDA Launches Pandemic Assistance for Growers Program

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced it is establishing the USDA Pandemic Assistance for Producers program to help bring financial assistance to a broader set of producers than in previous COVID aid programs. The new program also will address the gaps and disparities in how previous COVID aid was distributed to producers.

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Latest News

GreenSheet | May 17, 2021

  • May 17, 2021

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

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Fire Preparedness and Recovery Virtual Seminars Available

  • May 17, 2021

The Ventura County Fire Resource Conservation District is offering a series of free wildfire prevention virtual workshops. The series will discuss wildfire prevention and tips, how to prepare for potential wildfires and allow participants to ask questions of a variety of wildfire personnel and professionals.

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CAC Releases Mid-Season Update For 2021 Crop

  • May 15, 2021

As part of the California Avocado Commission’s crop estimating efforts, an annual mid-season crop estimating survey is conducted among growers and handlers during the month of April. The results of these surveys are used to inform the industry of the total crop expected to come to market and as a guide that helps shape the timing of CAC’s marketing efforts.

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Spring Menu Promotions Build Interest in California Avocados

  • May 12, 2021

Restaurant chain promotions help establish spring and summer as California avocado season with fresh limited-time-offer California avocado menu items that entice diners to choose the special menu offerings when ordering meals away from home. This spring two Northern California/Bay area chains — Erik’s DeliCafe and Super Duper Burgers — are promoting fresh California avocados on their menus.

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Current Markets

California Hass Field Prices Per Pound
Updated 05/12/2021
Avocado Size Conventional #1 Organic #1
48's $1.48 - $1.58 $2.22 - $2.40
60's $1.12 - $1.30 $1.94 - $2.06
70's $0.58 - $0.86 $1.56 - $1.66
Avocado Volume Summary
Week ending 05/09/2021
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 11,500,053 100,059,397
Import Total 45,019,763 1,458,560,637
USA Total 56,519,816 1,564,222,499