When: Saturday, February 8, 2020 Time: 10 am - 7 pm. Where: Hale Halawai Beach Park, 75-5768 Alii Dr., Kailua-Kona, Hawaii Avocado Presentations, Tastings, DemonstrationsFree Family Event = Zero Waste Eventavocadofestival.org A free, zero-waste event offers non-stop activities for attendees of all ages. Family fun includes an avocado recipe demonstration, food sampling, an avocado grafting…Read more
There’s a New Avocado in Hawaii, its a GEM!
There’s a new avocado making its way into the marketplace that might give the venerable Hass variety some competition. Called GEM — from the initials of Gray E. Martin, a University of California technician who helped develop it — the new variety actually was patented and released more than 15 years ago but only recently…Read more
Hawaii Ramps Up Avocado Shipments to the Mainland U.S….
Hawaii Ramps Up Avocado Shipments to Mainland U.S. The state's Sharwil variety is making a comeback after a 25-year hiatus... https://www.foodandwine.com/news/hawaii-avocado-exports-mainland-usRead more
Hawaii Farmer’s 6-Pound Avocado May Break Word Record…
Holy guacamole! Now, that’s an avocado. One Hawaiian farmer is making headlines for growing a 6-pound, 11-ounce avocado that, in theory, is large enough to smash the current world record — but may be unlikely to win official recognition anytime soon. https://www.foxnews.com/food-drink/hawaii-farmer-large-avocado-record-potentialRead more