Research Topics

Research is a cornerstone of California avocado production and the driving force behind applicable information designed to strengthen avocado production and profitability. Whether the research is conducted domestically or abroad — or the project is focused on avocado breeding, genetics, avocado pests, cultural management or postharvest — a collaboration of beneficial avocado cultural management research can assist in facilitating an optimal avocado grove environment.

Disease

Fruit Size/Quality

Managing Alternate Bearing

Pests

Pollination

Post Harvest

Salinity

Varieties & Breeding

Yields & Productivity