GreenSheet | June 4, 2019

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

Commission Issues RFP for Pine Tree Ranch Agricultural Management Services

  • May 31, 2019

The California Avocado Commission has issued a request for proposals, seeking a farm management company interested in partnering with the Commission to provide agricultural management and grove development services at the Commission’s Pine Tree Ranch property located in Santa Paula, CA.

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CDFA Reed Avocado 2019/2020 Release Dates

  • May 31, 2019

The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Avocado Inspection Program has announced the 2019/2020 season release dates for Reed avocados.

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UCCE to Open Escondido Satellite Office in Early June

  • May 24, 2019

The University of California Cooperative Extension will open a north county satellite office in Escondido on June 3. Learn more.

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Ventura County Seeks Grower Input Concerning Its 2040 General Plan

  • May 21, 2019

Ventura County’s Planning Division is seeking public comment on its Draft 2040 General Plan. This plan is used as the foundation for county policies and ordinances regulating land use in unincorporated areas and can play a large role in limitations applied to farming operations.

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Superfood Spotlights Showcase Nutritional Value and Versatility of California Avocados

  • May 29, 2019

The California Avocado Commission created a series of Superfood Spotlights to provide targeted retailers with a means of sharing new recipe ideas and nutritional information about California avocados during peak season.

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Commission Showcases New Grower Video and Season Highlights at FPFC Luncheon

  • May 24, 2019

On May 1, California Avocado Commission staff joined nearly 300 produce industry members at the Fresh Produce and Floral Council Southern California Luncheon. As a key sponosor, the Commission delivered a presentation and showcased branded materials.

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Commission’s Blogger Advocates Garner More Than 3.4 million Impressions

  • May 21, 2019

To satisfy California avocado fans eager for recipes showcasing new ways to enjoy the fruit during its peak season, the California Avocado Commission partners with a variety of blogger advocates who share creative, avocado-centric culinary ideas.

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