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California Avocado Decision Support Tools Available Online

The online California Avocado Decision Support Tools (DSTs) are designed to help California avocado growers make decisions concerning fertilization and irrigation to help them maximize yield.

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Latest News

GreenSheet | July 16, 2018

  • Jul 16, 2018

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

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Update on Heat Event; WHIP Payments Available for 2017 Wildfire Damage

  • Jul 14, 2018

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) has learned that a “heat event” is no longer considered an eligible event under the Tree Assistance Program (TAP). Also, Congress passed the 2017 Wildfires and Hurricanes Indemnity Program (WHIP) and appropriated $2.36 billion in disaster relief. California avocado growers who experienced losses due to the 2017 California wildfires are encouraged to sign up...

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California Avocado Growers Can Now Schedule Produce Safety On-farm Readiness Reviews

  • Jul 13, 2018

To help growers prepare for compliance with the Produce Safety Rule and understand what to expect from a produce safety inspection, the CDFA's Produce Safety Program is providing California avocado growers with the opportunity to take part in non-regulatory On-Farm Readiness Reviews. Learn more. 

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Nominations for 2018 CAC Election Now Being Accepted

  • Jul 13, 2018

The annual California Avocado Commission (CAC) General Election will be held in October 2018 and nominations are now being accepted. The deadline for receiving all relevant nomination materials is August 24.

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California Hass (updated 07/10/2018)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $40.25-$42.75 $1.40-$1.50
60's $35.25-$37.75 $1.20-$1.30
70's $27.75-$30.75 $0.90-$1.02
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 07/08/2018)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 12,129,350 240,683,758
Import Total 43,213,678 1,564,135,367
USA Total 55,989,498 1,807,582,215

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