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2018 CAC Crop Estimate Survey Due April 30

The California Avocado Commission’s annual grower crop survey helps the Commission better understand current productivity and farming practices and better predict the harvest flow to market.  We strongly encourage growers to complete the survey.

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Latest News

Use of ProgGibb LV Plus® Plant Growth Regulator Increases Total Yield and Fruit Size of Hass Avocados

  • Apr 16, 2018

As of March 27, 2018, foliar application of ProGibb LV Plus® to ‘Hass’ avocado trees in commercial orchards has been approved. Dr. Carol J. Lovatt, emerita professor of plant physiology at the University of California – Riverside, recently completed research concerning the effectiveness of ProGibb LV Plus® on avocado fruit size and yield. Learn more.

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GreenSheet | April 16, 2018

  • Apr 16, 2018

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

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Tickets for Multi-sensory California Avocado Pop-up Museum Now Available

  • Apr 13, 2018

Beginning in June, California avocado fans will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in a multi-sensory exhibition that explores the Golden State’s favorite fruit from seed to skin. The California Avocado Commission is title sponsor of the CADO pop-up museum, which will debut in San Diego at the South Promenade of Liberty Station.

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Online and Print Versions of CAC Annual Crop Estimate Survey Available

  • Apr 10, 2018

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) is conducting its annual grower crop survey. It is important California avocado growers complete the survey as it enables CAC to fine tune crop estimates, predict the harvest flow to market and understand growers’ farming practices in light of global market pressures, weather incidents and water pricing.

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Upcoming Events

24 Apr

Produce Safety Alliance Training

8:00am - 5:00pm
Escondido, CA
24 Apr

CAPCA Spring Summit

12:30pm - 6:30pm
Temecula, CA
25 Apr

CAPCA Spring Summit

7:00am - 5:00pm
Temecula, CA
26 Apr

Produce Safety Alliance Training

8:00am - 5:00pm
Ventura, CA
09 May

CAC Marketing Committee Meeting, April 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm
Irvine, CA
17 May

Current Markets

California Hass (updated 04/18/2018)
Avocado Size FOB Price Field Price
48's $39.25-$42.25 $1.36-$1.48
60's $32.25-$35.25 $1.08-$1.20
70's $27.25-$30.25 $0.88-$1.00
Avocado Volume Summary (week ending 04/22/2018)
Weekly Volume Season-to-Date
California Total 15,121,822 94,574,851
Import Total 59,230,937 1,121,000,313
USA Total 74,352,759 1,215,978,204

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