The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s (CDFA) Avocado Inspection Program (AIP) has announced the 2017/2018 season release dates as listed below.

 

VarietySize 40Size 48Size 60Size 70 & Smaller
BaconOct 21Nov 4Nov 25Dec 9
FuerteOct 27Nov 10Dec 1Dec 15
HassNov 28Dec 12Jan 2Jan 16
ZutanoNov 16Nov 30Dec 21Jan 4
VarietySize 28Size 32Size 36Size 40Size 48 & Smaller
PinkertonNov 23Dec 7Dec 21Dec 28Jan 11
Variety Size 32Size 36Size 40Size 48Size 60 & Smaller
GwenFeb 6Feb 20Mar 6Mar 20Apr 3
VarietySize 32Size 36Size 40Size 48Size 60Size 70 & Smaller
Lamb HassMay 8May 22Jun 5Jun 19Jul 3Jul 17
VarietySize 32Size 36Size 40Size 48Size 60Size 70 & Smaller
GemMay 8May 22Jun 5Jun 19Jul 3Jul 17

 

For further information regarding maturity release dates for a variety not listed above, please contact AIP (contact information can be found in the right column on this page).