WP Produce debuts refreshed Desbry avocado logo, worker welfare program

- General News
WP Produce, a family-owned, grower-packer-shipper of Desbry® tropical produce has announced a strong start to their high season for tropical avocados from the Dominican Republic.

Crimes against guacamole, Part 2

- Produce with Pamela
I promise, I make good guacamole. My family loves it. My friends love it. So, why do I keep doing these things?  For science, of course! 

California projects 60 percent larger avocado crop for 2020

- General News

ANAHEIM, CA – California avocado growers project a big rebound in 2020. Jan DeLyser, vice president …

Hazel Technologies partners with WP Produce to extend avocado shelf life

- General News

PRESS RELEASE CHICAGO (October 16, 2019) – Hazel Technologies Inc., a company developing new, USDA-funded post-harvest …

Maui family grows world record avocado

- General News

Hawaiian avocados have made news the past few years with some enormous fruit, and now a …

Mexican avocados: En route to 2 million tons of exports by 2030

- International
Many times called “green gold,” Mexican avocados are one of the most appreciated agricultural products in the world allowing Mexico to market more than 635,000 tons globally.

Colombian avocado exports continue to rise

- International
El Dinero reports, through information from Dane and ProColombia, that during the first half of 2019 exports for avocados have increased by 37.6%.

Greenyard USA/Seald Sweet to offer year-round avocados via Valvilla Produce

- General News
The partnership will focus on weekly retail and program business, allowing year-round shipments into the United States, of which product has already commenced crossing in August from McAllen, Texas.

Kroger to offer Apeel avocados nationwide

- Retail
Kroger will also introduce two new produce categories, Apeel asparagus and Apeel limes, through a pilot in its Cincinnati market this fall.

Chilean Avocados Importers Association launches digital calendars

- General News
Avocados are well known for being a staple in many American households, but now avocado lovers can take their favorite ingredient with them digitally. The Chilean Avocado Importers Association (CAIA) has kicked off a fun and fresh digital campaign in advance of its peak US selling season.