Our Vision

To be recognized as the most-desired avocado in the world by fostering a vibrant industry.

Our Mission

To maximize grower returns by enhancing premium brand positioning for California avocados and improving grower sustainability.

CAC News

2018 Annual Report Available Online

  • Mar 05, 2019

The California Avocado Commission’s 2018 Annual Report is now available on the California avocado growers’ website.

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2019 California Avocado Pre-season Crop Estimate, Market Statistics and Crop Projections Available Online

  • Dec 21, 2018

The California Avocado Commission has released the 2019 California Avocado Pre-Season Crop Estimate and weekly harvest projections for the calendar year (January 1 through December 31). Learn more.

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CAC and Packers to Host Produce Safety Alliance Trainings – REGISTRATION REQUIRED

  • Dec 14, 2018

To help avocado growers and related industry members comply with the mandatory Produce Safety Alliance training, the California Avocado Commission, in partnership with California avocado handlers, has scheduled two Produce Safety Alliance trainings exclusively for California avocado growers for a very modest fee of $35. Learn more.

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CAC Board Vacancy for Handler Alternate Member Seat

  • Nov 30, 2018

The California Avocado Commission seeks interested candidates to fill a handler alternate member seat vacancy on the Commission Board of Directors. The person appointed to the position will serve for the unexpired portion of the term through October 31, 2019.

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2018-19 Avocado Release Dates

  • Oct 31, 2018

The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Avocado Inspection Program has announced the avocado release dates for the 2018-19 season. Learn more.

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Commission to Host November 8 Grower Meeting in Santa Paula with SCE on Public Safety Power Shutoff Protocol

  • Oct 15, 2018

Southern California Edison (SCE) recently announced a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) protocol that would shut power off during extreme weather events to mitigate the potential for wildfires. CAC is hosting an informational meeting concerning the PSPS protocol that will be of interest to growers in the SCE service area.

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