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Avocado Decision Support Tools Available to California Growers

The Avocado Decision Support Tools help guide growers through decisions about fertilization to maximize yield. The system also includes an irrigation calculator to help growers plan and track irrigation.

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Latest News

GreenSheet | April 16, 2019

  • Apr 16, 2019

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

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Water Quality Impacts on California Avocado – A Collaborative Approach

  • Apr 15, 2019

A comprehensive understanding of how water quality impacts avocado tree health and fruit quality is still limited. Dr. Sat Darshan Khalsa and Dr. Ben Faber are leading a collaborative study of water quality impacts on California avocado trees. Learn more.

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NAP Buy-up Coverage Available and New Service Fees Announced

  • Apr 15, 2019

The Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program provides financial assistance to producers of commercial crops for which insurance coverage is not available. This insurance protects against natural disaster that lead to crop losses, lower yields or prevent the planting of crops.

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Growers Encouraged to Attend Upcoming H2A Stakeholder Forums

  • Apr 11, 2019

California avocado growers who use H2A contractors or directly hire H2A workers — and those interested in learning more about H2A labor options — are encouraged to attend free H2A Roundtable Sessions organized by the Agricultural Personnel Management Association.

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Upcoming Events

23 Apr

FSMA Produce Safety Training Session

8:00am - 5:00pm
Moreno Valley, CA
24 Apr

FSMA Produce Safety Training Session

8:00am - 5:00pm
Escondido, CA
24 Apr

FSMA Produce Safety Training Session

8:00am - 5:00pm
San Luis Obispo, CA
26 Apr

San Diego Area Invasive Pests Workshops

9:00am - 2:15pm
San Diego, CA
03 May

FSMA Produce Safety Training Session

8:00am - 5:00pm
Salinas, CA
07 May

Current Markets

California Hass Prices (updated 04/16/2019)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $1.46 - $1.52
60's $1.38 - $1.44
70's $1.16 - $1.22
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 04/14/2019)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 11,448,289 29,043,276
Import Total 61,523,900 1,235,631,783
USA Total 72,983,574 1,270,575,514

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