Industry News

Orondis® Fungicide Available for use in California Avocado Groves

  • Nov 29, 2021

California avocado growers received an early Thanksgiving surprise on Wednesday, November 24 when Syngenta announced their product Orondis® Fungicide had been granted full registration for use against Phytophthora root rot in California avocado groves.

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UC – Riverside Rootstock Program Seeks California Growers to Test Rootstocks

  • Nov 20, 2021

The University of California Riverside Avocado Rootstock Program is seeking California avocado growers interested in participating and testing the soon-to-be released UCR avocado rootstocks selections beginning in Spring 2022.

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California Avocado Commission Annual Meeting Materials Available Online

  • Oct 29, 2021

On October 26, the California Avocado Commission hosted a virtual Annual Meeting for members of the California avocado industry. A recording of the event and a copy of the CAC Annual Meeting presentation are now available online. 

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State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program Applications Being Accepted

  • Oct 21, 2021

The California Department of Food and Agriculture is now accepting applications for the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program with a deadline of January 18, 2022.

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2021 Statewide Avocado Acreage and Condition Analysis Report Available

  • Oct 15, 2021

The California Avocado Commission gathers critical yield forecasting data to make informed budgeting and marketing decisions by partnering with Land IQ to conduct an annual acreage survey. Data from this survey is then compiled in a database for use by the Commission. In addition, Land IQ releases a yearly report for public consumption. The 2021 Statewide Avocado Acreage and Condition report is...

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Register for the Virtual California Avocado Commission Annual Meeting

  • Oct 14, 2021

The California Avocado Commission’s Annual Meeting provides growers and other members of the avocado industry with the opportunity to learn more about CAC’s current and proposed activities. This year, interested parties can attend the virtual meeting on Tuesday, October 26 from the comfort of their own home or office.

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