We got the news late last week!
Our first shipment of avocados from Mexico has just arrived and is being stored in a warehouse on the East Coast. Soon, food co-operatives and natural food stores in the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and Upper Midwest will not only be carrying our small farmer bananas, but also these tasty avocados from Pragor, a small farmer co-op in Michoacan, Mexico.
Read this interview with Nicole Vitello in the Fresh Fruit Portal to learn more about why these avocados are so important.
Read more about the challenges facing small farmer avocado producers here.
Interested in seeing if your store carries Equal Exchange avocados? Natural food stores and co-ops currently carrying our bananas will soon also have these delicious avocados as well. Click here to learn more.