Did You Know?
With the number of California Avocado groves becoming Certified Organic the trend toward organic production is on the rise. New Certified Organic avocado acreage is coming into production in California each year to meet the ever-increasing demand for organically grown fruit.
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Fertile soil, abundant sunshine and cool ocean breezes - all year round. California boasts the ideal conditions to produce the creamy, velvety avocados you love.
Nearly 5,000 California Avocado growers across the state tend to their avocado trees with the utmost dedication and care. From protecting their avocado trees from inclement weather to keeping them properly watered, the job of a California Avocado grower never ends. The fruit spends approximately 12 to 18 months growing on the avocado tree. Thanks to their expert care, each avocado tree yields an average of 52 pounds of avocados!