It’s that time of year when Fuerte avocados are perfectly ripe and full of flavor. Pear-shaped with a thinner skin than Hass avocados, Fuertes have a unique nutty flavor, and if you have enjoyed a Fuerte avocado you are … Continue reading →
We were thrilled to get 3 inches of rain earlier this month, and equally thrilled to be able to take a week off from irrigating the avocado groves to do some local touring with friends who were visiting us from Vermont. … Continue reading →
I just came in from checking out our Fuerte avocado trees. It’s almost time to pick the biggest avocados! This variety is rarely found outside of California anymore, but they are among the best tasting avocados in my opinion.
It’s that time of year again when we might be thinking about Valentine’s Day gifts. Some people put a lot of meaning into the one day, hoping that their sweetheart will remember to shower them with roses, jewelry, or … Continue reading →
Spring has arrived here in Southern California, and that means it’s time to begin picking the avocados! The biggest avocados will be selected and harvested now to make room for the new babies to begin growing. The trees … Continue reading →