California Avocados Grow Here

Nothing But The Best.

By the best. For the best. We are the growers of the California Avocado Commission and we are committed to quality, sustainability and good agricultural practices.

Our Mission.

Our Mission is to maximize grower returns by enhancing premium brand positioning for California avocados and improving grower sustainability.

Hand Grown in California.

California Avocados are highly sought after by discriminating consumers who appreciate the fruit’s freshness, exceptional taste, consistently superior quality, and healthfulness.

Growing Avocados

Selling Avocados

Marketing Avocados

Latest News

At the 12th Annual International Corporate Chefs Association Summit, R&D/Product Innovation Executives and Executive Chefs from the top 200 restaurant chains had the opportunity to sample a variety of menu items featuring fresh California avocados.

Throughout the month of August the California Avocado Commission’s consumer advertising campaign will run in targeted core markets, with radio as the featured medium.

CAPCA ED is offering a one-day Nutrient Management Seminar August 27, 2014 in Buellton, CA.

Action Center

Contact the Commission

12 Mauchly, Suite L | Irvine, CA 92618
Ph: (949) 341-1955 | Fx: (949) 341-1970

Industry Meetings and Events
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On Tuesday, July 22nd, Commission President Tom Bellamore was joined by AG Kawamura, former Secretary of Agriculture, and other agricultural representatives in an appeal of the Metropolitan Water District's Executive Committee for a Working Group that would address the high cost of water for agriculture in their service area.

On July 11, 2014, the House of Representatives passed HR 4718 (258-160) — the bill that provides a permanent bonus depreciation that could provide tax relief benefits to California avocado growers.

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 07/21/2014)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's 34.00-36.00 1.16-1.24
60's 35.00-37.00 1.20-1.28
70's 34.00-35.00 1.16-1.20
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 07/20/2014)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 10,760,725 239,468,772
Import Total 27,457,861 1,113,343,543
USA Total 41,565,336 1,378,573,250