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2017 California Avocado Season Winding Down

Like many fruits and vegetables (did you know the avocado is a fruit?) California Avocados have seasonal availability, generally spring – fall. Avocado growers throughout California have been harvesting their crops since February this year, but the harvest is starting to wind down as we move into August. Retailers and restaurants carrying California Avocados will continue to carry...

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California Avocados NOW in Season!

It’s officially springtime which means that California’s avocado growers are beginning to pick their beloved avocados.  I always think it’s fascinating that the avocados being harvested now through summer actually formed from flowers in early 2016! That’s because avocado trees carry two crops on them at a time, and on average an avocado will stay on a tree for 12-14...

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2016 California Avocado Season Winding Down

It’s that time of year again. Summer is coming to a close, and with it, the California Avocado season begins to wind down as we head into fall.  By now, most California Avocado growers have wrapped up harvests, or will be wrapping up harvests soon. We expect that in the coming weeks availability will decrease; so when you are shopping remember to check the avocado label for &ldquo...

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California Avocados, Now in Season!

It’s springtime, and that officially marks the beginning of the California Avocado season! I was recently out in an avocado grove in San Diego County and was very happy to see avocado harvesting in progress with many beautiful, ready-to-harvest avocados on the trees!Just-picked avocados in Fallbrook, California in mid-March 2016 If you’ve been in a grocery store lately you may have...

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