California Avocados Grow Here

Tickets for California Avocado Pop-up Museum Available

The California Avocado Commission is the title sponsor of The CADO — a 6,700-foot interactive mobile museum that immerses visitors in an instructive and artistic California avocado seed-to-skin experience. The CADO will be housed at the South Promenade of Liberty Station in San Diego through September 1. 

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Latest News

Recent Oxnard Area Avocado Theft and Arrest

  • May 15, 2018

On May 7, deputies in the Oxnard area were dispatched for an avocado theft in progress at a nearby grove. The suspect was later arrested at a nearby fruit stand after he was positively identified by the person who reported the theft.

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San Diego Area Weed Management Seminar

  • May 15, 2018

The San Diego Weed Management Area is hosting a free weed management education seminar on June 4 for anyone interested in land and weed management.

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California Avocado Commission to Score a Number of Firsts with Consumer Advertising this Season

  • May 12, 2018

With California avocado volume building, the California Avocado Commission’s consumer ad campaign is in high gear. This year the campaign will promote close-to-home California avocados with customized print and outdoor ads featuring illustrations specific to the California market they will appear in.

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Thirty-second Annual Fallbrook Avocado Festival Gathers Nearly 100,000 Fans

  • May 11, 2018

Once again, the California Avocado Commission joined nearly 100,000 California avocado fans at the mid-April Fallbrook Avocado Festival, joining fans eagerly seeking new California avocado recipes, nutrition information and answers to their questions about growing their favorite Golden State fruit.

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Current Markets

California Hass (updated 05/16/2018)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $37.75-$40.25 $1.34-$1.42
60's $29.75-$32.25 $0.98-$1.08
70's $22.25-$25.25 $0.68-$0.80
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 05/20/2018)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 14,132,712 153,030,414
Import Total 41,476,137 1,268,675,511
USA Total 55,608,849 1,422,108,965

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