Following a wildfire it can be tempting to begin repairing apparent damage in the grove immediately, but the full extent of damage is not always visible until months later. Learn more about post-fire avocado grove recovery practices.
In a recent blog post, Dr. Ben Faber has created a brief catalog of unusually shaped and/or blemished avocados that may be seen in California avocado groves. This article lists highlights from the blog post.
According to the National Weather Service (NWS), California avocado growing regions will experience a number of potential extreme weather situations in the upcoming week. NWS is cautioning that the offshore winds this week could be the strongest of the season thus far and in the northern regions frost warnings have been issued.
Critical Fire Conditions Wednesday – Friday for Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Counties
The National Weather Service has determined that critical fire weather conditions will be present in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo and Ventura Counties Wednesday — Friday due to moderate Santa Ana winds, warm temperatures and low humidity conditions. Learn more.