‘Crazy Flower’ Saves Avocado Lovers From Record-High Prices | Rabobank

‘Crazy Flower’ Saves Avocado Lovers From Record-High Prices

Bloomberg – David Magana – July 24, 2019

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Just as record-high Mexican avocado prices were starting to squeeze American consumers, a “crazy flower” bloom on Mexican avocado trees is easing supply concerns, reports Bloomberg. Improved avocado supply in California in recent weeks is also taking the pressure off Mexico to provide the main ingredient for guacamole served in U.S. restaurant chains, said Rabobank Senior Analyst David Magana.