CAPCA News

October 13, 2017

Avocado Lace Bug Present in Commercial Groves

On October 5, 2017, the California Avocado Commission (CAC) was alerted to a possible infestation of avocado lace bug (ALB; Pseudacysta perseae) in commercial...

October 10, 2017

2017 CAPCA Conference Introductory Video

CAPCA has a new video!  It features Ruben Arroyo perfectly illustrating what it means to be a PCA, and why we do what we...

October 06, 2017

Medfly triggers Quarantine

Click link for more information. https://www.cdfa.ca.gov/plant/medfly/regulation.html

September 18, 2017

CAPCA: At The Center of Plant Health

Earlier this month, Western Farm Press sat down with Rick Wescott and Ruthann Anderson to discuss the new look and attitude of CAPCA. Click...

September 01, 2017

PSHB and the Avocado Pt.4

In our final video on PSHB, we hear from Shelly Bennett, a PhD. Student at UC Santa Barbara.  Shelly shares with us the importance...

August 31, 2017

PSHB and the Avocado Pt.3

PSHB and the Avocado Pt. 3 This video is our third with our beloved avocado.  The last video was centered around communication between the...

August 30, 2017

PSHB and the Avocado Pt.2

PSHB and the Avocado pt. 2 We continue our conversation and reverence for the California Avocado with a video today from Rick Harrison of...

August 23, 2017

PSHB and the Avocado

California’s love affair with the Avocado, The Avocado is synonymous with California.  90% of the Nation’s Avocados come from California.  The BLT is now...

CAPCA at the Capitol June 2017
July 26, 2017

CAPCA Leadership: Education on Legislation

In June, CAPCA’s Legislative Committee went to the California State Capitol in Sacramento to learn about how things work in our state legislature. For...