GreenSheet | October 2, 2017

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

Join the Commission at the 31st Annual California Avocado Festival

  • Sep 28, 2017

California avocado growers are encouraged to join the California Avocado Commission and celebrate “30 years of peace, love and guacamole” at the free 31st Annual California Avocado Festival from October 6 - 8. 

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Index Fresh High Density Grove Management Seminar

  • Sep 29, 2017

The Index Fresh seminar will cover high density orchard management and a review of old and new avocado varieties.

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California Avocado Society Annual Meeting Includes Field Tour, Conference and Awards

  • Sep 15, 2017

The California Avocado Society will hold its annual meeting from October 20 – 21, 2017 in Ventura County. The two-day event will include a field tour and annual meeting with presentations from industry experts, a grower panel and award presentations.

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Organic Grower Summit to Be Held in December

  • Sep 25, 2017

The California Certified Organic Farmers and Organic Produce Network will host the Organic Grower Summit from December 13 – 14, which will bring together organic growers, production, supply chain and support service providers.

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California Avocados Celebrated at Grove Culinary Event and Street Festival

  • Sep 21, 2017

The California Avocado Commission sponsored the Morro Bay Avocado and Margarita Street Festival, which routinely attracts tens of thousands of California avocado fans to the waterfront event featuring California avocado dishes, live music and local vendors. 

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dineLA Event Garners 506 Million Social Media Impressions for California Avocados

  • Sep 26, 2017

For 15 days in July, California avocados were featured in a unique Los Angeles “Summer Road Trip” dining event with specially priced lunch and dinner menus showcasing diverse menu items at some of the best eateries in the area. To generate excitement for the event, kick-off promotions began in mid-June with advertising from mid- to late-July.

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30-Day Weather Outlook for September 18, 2017, to October 18, 2017

  • Sep 19, 2017

Summary- Troughing will continue in the interior west US, while California and the California coast sees a return of drier and warmer than normal conditions. Santa Ana winds, or their central and northern California equivalents will occur during this period.

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