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California Avocados Grow Here

Our Mission.

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

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.

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.

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Latest News

TOPICS:

October 31, 2014

Since the discovery of polyphagous shot hole borer (PSHB) in commercial avocado groves in San Diego County, Commission staff have been working with researchers and impacted industry members to communicate critical information to limit the spread of the pest complex. While efforts to identify possible chemical control materials continue, grove sanitation measures constitute the primary activity growers can undertake to further limit the spread of the beetle/fungus complex.

October 30, 2014

The USDA has launched a new website designed to provide growers with practical information to help them cope with the challenges and stressors caused by a changing climate.

October 30, 2014

To drive late-season California avocado volume, in-store sampling events were held at Rouse's stores.

October 27, 2014

Produce Business Magazine honored the California Avocado Commission (CAC) with a Marketing Excellence Award in August.

Calendar

EVENTS:

Nov 05
10:00am - 1:00pm
Irvine, CA
Nov 13
9:00am - 2:15pm
Irvine, CA
Nov 18
9:00am
Fallbrook, CA
Nov 19
9:00am
Oxnard, CA
Nov 20
9:00am
San Luis Obispo, CA

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 10/27/2014)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's Insufficient Volume to Quote Insufficient Volume to Quote
60's Insufficient Volume to Quote Insufficient Volume to Quote
70's Insufficient Volume to Quote Insufficient Volume to Quote
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 10/26/2014)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 0 302,765,324
Import Total 39,684,490 1,531,424,965
USA Total 41,668,780 1,898,776,274

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