California Avocados Grow Here

California Avocado Commission Celebrates Its 40th Year

A lot has changed during the past 40 years. Take a look at the major activities, programs and campaigns that have played a key role in establishing the Commission as a leader in the produce industry.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane.

Latest News

The Importance of Identifying Weeds

  • Jan 18, 2019

Before growers implement a weed management program, it’s important to identify the weeds in order to optimize the strategies and timing of weed control measures. Learn more about common members of the Asteraceae (sunflower) plant family that are found throughout agricultural regions of California.

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New Free App Helps Growers Find Beekeepers

  • Jan 16, 2019

In an era in which finding bees has become more difficult, California avocado growers may be interested in a new app, called Polination Network, that helps growers locate beekeepers

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GreenSheet | January 16, 2018

  • Jan 16, 2019

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

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Preparing for the Potential Frosts and Freezes of January

  • Jan 15, 2019

For California avocado growers, January is the month that groves tend to be susceptible to frost and freeze damage. As the threat of colder weather arrives, it’s important for growers to understand the mechanics of frosts and freezes, and what they can do to protect their groves from unseasonably cold conditions.

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Current Markets

California Hass Prices (updated 01/10/2019)
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
70's Insufficient Vol. to Quote Insufficient Vol. to Quote
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 01/13/2019)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 93,308 282,862
Import Total 74,039,551 502,578,153
USA Total 74,132,859 507,728,130