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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

Avocado Decision Support Tools Available to California Growers

  • Feb 18, 2019

The California Avocado Commission is pleased to announce that the avocado decision support tools are once again available online for California avocado growers to access. The DSTs are statistical models — accessible through a user-friendly website — that have been developed to help guide growers through decisions about fertilization to maximize yield.

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Ag Innovations Conference to Focus on Biologicals

  • Feb 15, 2019

The Ag Innovations Conference: Biologicals will bring together speakers from universities, research organizations and the agricultural industry to introduce participants to the latest technologies. This year the conference will focus on biologicals. Learn more.

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Technical Assistance Available for Healthy Soils and SWEEP Grant Applications

  • Feb 13, 2019

The University of California Cooperative Extension has hired two specialists to assist growers with the Healthy Soils Program and State Water Efficiency and Energy Programs grant programs.  

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Differentiating Between Drought and Root Rot

  • Feb 12, 2019

How do you determine whether an avocado tree is afflicted by drought or by Avocado Root Rot? These steps will help you assess the trees in your California avocado grove.

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Upcoming Events

20 Feb
20 Feb

Pesticide Safety Instructor Workshop

8:00am - 5:00pm
Vista, CA
21 Feb

CAC Board Meeting, February 2019

9:00am - 1:45pm
Irvine, CA
21 Feb

Pesticide Safety Instructor Workshop

8:00am - 5:00pm
Vista, CA

Current Markets

California Hass Prices (updated 02/14/2019)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's Insufficient Vol. to Quote Insufficient Vol. to Quote
60's Insufficient Vol. to Quote Insufficient Vol. to Quote
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Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 02/10/2019)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 133,856 1,028,477
Import Total 40,640,903 723,992,253
USA Total 40,860,614 730,406,275

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