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AVOCO urges grower caution as Mexico signals interest

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 6:40 pm | AVOCO

TAURANGA: June 19, 2018: Early moves by Mexico’s avocado producers to enter the Australasian market is a timely reminder about the benefits of supporting market development in Asia, says AVOCO. More >>

Korean market investment pays off for AVANZA

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 11:30 am | AVOCO

TAURANGA: March 22, 2018: Consistent efforts by AVANZA to educate the Korean consumer on the health benefits of New Zealand avocados have been rewarded with a season of record returns. More >>

Green light for China opens up new export opportunities

Thursday, 1 February 2018, 3:47 pm | AVOCO

TAURANGA: February 1, 2018: Leading avocado export supply group AVOCO has welcomed this week’s announcement that New Zealand market access to China has been granted for the 2018-19 export season. More >>

Experienced senior manager joins AVOCO

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 7:19 pm | AVOCO

TAURANGA: December 13, 2017: Steve Trickett has joined AVOCO’s senior management team to expand on market development in Asia and oversee grower communications at home. More >>

Record demand for New Zealand avocados in Korea

Thursday, 3 November 2016, 1:07 pm | AVOCO

AUCKLAND: 3 November 2016: The death of Thailand’s long-serving monarch may be affecting the buying behaviours of Thai consumers but export group leader AVOCO says any shortfall of New Zealand fruit sold will be more than made up in AVOCO’s other ... More >>

Teaching avocado trees how to grow

Monday, 2 September 2013, 6:29 pm | AVOCO

Scientists and avocado growers are learning to teach avocado trees to grow in a more productive manner in a bid to improve the yield and regularity of harvests, says Jerome Hardy, Technical Manager at the biggest avocado grower group, AVOCO. More >>

Nothing humble about the bumble

Tuesday, 27 August 2013, 4:32 pm | AVOCO

Avocado growers are keen to hear the latest research findings on the use of bumblebees as pollinators, says AVOCO technical manager Colin Partridge, so they can plan to put the findings into practice and improve the consistency of harvests. More >>

New Avocado Exporter Lifts Earnings Forecast

Tuesday, 2 July 2013, 1:36 pm | AVOCO

Newly formed avocado exporter AVOCO has raised its forecast for this season's earnings in Australia and now expects to hit the $50 million mark by the end of the harvest, which starts in late August. More >>