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The GreenSheet e-newsletter is the California Avocado Commission's (CAC) primary means of sharing important, up-to-the-minute California avocado industry news, research and information on a semi-monthly basis. The GreenSheet is also sent to California avocado stakeholders on an as-needed basis to alert industry members of adverse weather events, critical pest updates or time-sensitive legislative issues.

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Greensheet Archive April, 2017

TOPICS:
Spring From the Grove Available Online; Sustainable and Organic Production for Southern California Seminar; CAC Provides 2017 California Avocado Season Highlights at FPFC NorCal Luncheon; California Avocados Featured at Denny’s Locations in California and Arizona

Greensheet Archive March, 2017

TOPICS:
Growers Encouraged to Participate in Upcoming CAC Annual Meetings; Commission Negotiates Reduced Ag Water Rate Increase in Ventura County Waterworks District 1; Researchers Seek Growers with Salinity or Phytophthora Root Rot Issues for Research Project; Hass Avocado Board Seeks New Members; Marie Callender’s Showcases California Avocados in Seafood Celebration Pie Combos Promotion; California Avocado Retail Trade Ad Campaign Extended for a Second Year
TOPICS:
California Avocado Commission 2016 Annual Report Now Available; CAC Field Day to Cover Grove Rehabilitation, Soil Moisture Sensors and High Density Planting; Registration Open for 2017 Ventura County Ag Summit; Update on Immigration and Possible Enforcement Actions; Big Game Promotions Showcase Early Season California Avocados; CAC’s Connie Stukenberg Elected as Chair of the Fresh Produce and Floral Council

Greensheet Archive February, 2017

TOPICS:
Free SWEEP Funding Workshops; Israel AgTech Innovation Showcase Coming to Encinitas; California Agricultural Statistics Review Available; California Avocado Society Seeks Newsline Editor; New Year’s Resolutions Email Touts the Healthy Benefits of California Avocados
TOPICS:
Pesticide Training Available; 2017 SWEEP Applications Now Being Accepted; Tracking Study Indicates California Avocados Remain the Preferred Avocado; Chefs and Culinarians Enjoy Innovative California Avocado Menu Items at International Networking Sessions

Greensheet Archive January, 2017

TOPICS:
Winter Edition of From the Grove Available Online; Reminder: Grower Workshop to Focus on CAC’s New Food Safety Manual; Shot Hole Borer Seminars to be Held in Temecula and Ventura; Green Waste-Wood Biomass Management Symposium for Southern California; California Avocado Fans Flock to Commission’s Fall Recipes on Social Media; Fresh Summit Provides Opportunity to Share Data Insights with Target Accounts

Greensheet Archive December, 2016

TOPICS:
Grower Workshop to Focus on CAC’s New Food Safety Manual; December is Farm to Food Bank Month; UCCE Hosting Labor Management Seminar and Training Workshop; Commission’s Participation in Produce for Better Health Provides Extensive Exposure for California Avocados; CAC Meets One-on-one with Foodservice Publication Editors

Greensheet Archive November, 2016

TOPICS:
Workshops to Discuss Draft 2017 Agricultural Order; Shot Hole Borers Still Present in Avocados; Jan DeLyser Receives Prestigious Leadership Award from the Produce Marketing Association; Commission’s New Logo Unveiled at Nation’s Largest Produce and Floral Convention; Commission Hosts Interactive, Informative Experiences for Supermarket Registered Dietitian Tour at PMA Fresh Summit
TOPICS:
Reminder: Southern California Farm and Nursery Expo – November 3; Hass Avocado Board Producer Alternate Vacancies; November 30 Deadline for Avocado Crop Insurance; California Avocado Release Dates; CDFA Seeks Volunteers for Technical Review Committee; New Legislation Increases Overtime Pay for Agricultural Workers; Registration for Ventura County Water Tour is Open; Commission’s Late Season Social Media Posts Generate Buzz with California Avocado Fans; More than 100,00 California Avocado Fans Attend Carpinteria Festival

Greensheet Archive October, 2016

TOPICS:
Reminder: Index Fresh Seminar – Girdling, Export Markets and GAP Seminar - October 25, 26 & 27; Reminder: Southern California Farm and Nursery Expo – November 3; EPA Releases Guide to Help Users of Agricultural Pesticides Comply with Revised Worker Protection Standard; Santa Barbara Growers Encouraged to Participate in Water Management Survey; Labor Day Promotions Expand Interest in Late-season California Avocados; California Avocados Showcased at New England Produce Council’s East Coast Expo

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