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.

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Latest News

Two Alternate Handler Member seats are available on CAC's Board of Directors, and nominations are being accepted until Thursday, May 15, 2014.

This season, the consumer advertising campaign will focus on three points of difference, educating consumers that the way to ensure they are getting the best tasting, freshest avocado every time is to look for the California label.

New POS materials designed to help increase incremental purchases and consumption of California avocados throughout the day are now available to retailers.

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

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CAC is again offering a GAP incentive rebate (GIR) that reimburses participating growers for the actual GAP audit costs up to $300 per ranch audit. The rebates are available through October 31, 2014, subject to funds availability.

The Commission has undertaken a number of initiatives to help California avocado growers cope with the current drought emergency.

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 04/21/2014)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's 37.00-39.00 1.28-1.36
60's 30.00-31.00 1.00-1.04
70's 24.00-25.00 0.76-0.80
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 04/20/2014)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 8,770,065 61,319,199
Import Total 20,657,085 759,306,803
USA Total 29,427,150 834,751,467