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California heatwave lowers avocado volume

Aug 22, 2018 by Tom Burfield
A heatwave in early July put a crimp in California’s avocado volume, but as temperatures dropped from the 110-degree-plus range and the groves started cooling down, growers seemed pleased with the product they had.
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Avocado movement up for 2018

Aug 13, 2018 by Tom Burfield
Supplies may be a bit tight during July and August, but when all is said and done, total volume of hass avocados sold in the U.S. this year should be up, according to the Hass Avocado Board.
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Chilean avocado group plans digital campaign

Aug 28, 2017 by The Packer
In addition to supporting retail customers, the San Carlos, Calif.-based Chilean Avocado Importers Association will be running a highly targeted digital marketing campaign in key markets throughout the Chilean avocado s