LATEST NEWS FROM Avocados

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11:30AM Nov 05, 2019

Dominican avocado supply ramps up for WP Produce

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
WP Produce, Miami, is reporting a strong start of the peak Dominican Republic avocado season, which it packs under the Desbry brand.
23:50PM Oct 23, 2019

USDA announces appointments to Hass Avocado Board

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has appointed six people to serve three-year terms on the Hass Avocado Board.
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08:30AM Oct 16, 2019

Hazel Tech partners with WP Produce on avocados

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
Chicago-based Hazel Technologies Inc. has partnered with Dominican Republic avocado exporter WP Produce to use the post-harvest technology on Desbry brand avocados shipped to U.S. markets.
16:35PM Sep 25, 2019

Mission Produce, others bring avocado orchard to Ventura College

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Mission Produce Inc., Oxnard, Calif., joined other businesses to promote agriculture outreach, planting an avocado orchard at Ventura College.
19:45PM Sep 17, 2019

Seald Sweet brings on Mexican avocados with partnership

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Seald Sweet International is branching out into avocados with a partnership with Mexican grower Valvilla Produce.
16:22PM Aug 12, 2019

Avocado volume expected to increase after summer shortfall

Tom Burfield
AgWeb Contributor
U.S. avocado volume was expected to increase this fall after a summer of tight supplies.
12:33PM Jun 18, 2019

Berry People supplies year-round demand, including organic

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Berry People, Hollister, Calif., is moving harvest to the Pacific Northwest as production in Mexico and California winds down for the season.