GreenSheet | November 16, 2018

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

Avocado Crop Insurance Deadline Is November 30

  • Nov 16, 2018

It is important that California avocado growers purchase, review or modify their crop insurance policies soon as the deadline to apply for crop insurance for avocados is November 30, 2018.

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Follow-up Information from CAC Grower Meeting with SCE on Public Safety Power Shutoff

  • Nov 09, 2018

At a recent California Avocado Commission meeting with Southern California Edison (SCE) representatives to discuss their Public Safety Power Shutoff, avocado growers expressed several concerns and raised some great questions. SCE has provided additional information of interest to growers.

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Fox Canyon Hosting Advanced Metering Infrastructure/Pilot Water Market Workshop

  • Nov 15, 2018

California avocado growers within the Fox Canyon Groundwater Management Agency’s boundaries are encouraged to attend a workshop that will review the ordinance mandating all agricultural well facilities requiring flowmeters have advanced metering infrastructure technology installed.

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Shot Hole Borer Training Available

  • Nov 09, 2018

California avocado growers interested in learning more about polyphagous and Kuroshio shot hole borers are encouraged to attend an Invasive Shot Hole Borer (ISHB) Class and Field Training session.

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Commission Celebrates 40th Anniversary and Earns Marketing Award at PMA Fresh Summit

  • Nov 09, 2018

The Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit 2018 attracted more than 21,000 attendees from 60 nations, providing the California Avocado Commission with the perfect opportunity to celebrate its 40th anniversary with retailers, handlers, growers, registered dietitians, educators and media members from around the globe.

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Commission’s Autumn Social Media Posts Garner More Than 1.5 Million Impressions

  • Nov 07, 2018

Even as the California avocado season winds down, it’s important for the California Avocado Commission to remain engaged with California avocado fans as a trusted resource for information and content concerning their favorite fruit. The Commission’s posts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram generated more than 1.5 million social media impressions for the months of September and October.

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