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Avocado Heat Damage
Follow-up

Recently, the California avocado industry was hit by an unprecedented heatwave — a three-day event preceded by a very mild season that affected the entire industry. How can growers assess the damage to their trees and what can they do to help their groves recover?

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Latest News

Commission’s Summer Social Media Posts Top 6 Million Impressions

  • Sep 19, 2018

As California avocado fans enjoyed the sights and sounds of summer, the California Avocado Commission engaged with them on its social media channels showcasing unique recipes, sharing entertaining nutritional and educational tidbits about the Golden State fruit and lauding the fruit’s freshness and versatility.

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Registration for California Avocado Society Annual Meeting Is Now Open

  • Sep 18, 2018

The 103rd California Avocado Society Annual Meeting will be held from October 4 – 5 in Temecula, CA. Learn more about the field trips, presentations and award ceremonies that will take place.

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Celebrate California Avocados at Avo Fest

  • Sep 17, 2018

California avocado fans are encouraged to celebrate at the 32nd Annual California Avocado Fest, which will take place on Linden Avenue in Carpinteria, CA, October 5 – 7, 2018. Learn more.

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GreenSheet | September 17, 2018

  • Sep 17, 2018

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

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Upcoming Events

05 Oct

32nd Annual California Avocado Festival

1:00pm - 10:00pm
Carpinteria, CA
06 Oct

32nd Annual California Avocado Festival

10:00am - 10:00pm
Carpinteria, CA
07 Oct

32nd Annual California Avocado Festival

10:00am - 6:00pm
Carpinteria, CA

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 09/11/2018)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $33.75-$39.00 $1.14-$1.35
60's $32.25-$34.00 $1.08-$1.15
70's $26.25-$29.00 $.84-$.95
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 09/16/2018)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 3,918,225 316,754,898
Import Total 53,833,948 1,985,279,587
USA Total 58,969,048 2,315,715,390

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