For Thursday, April 25, 2013
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 25, 2013
~~<p><strong>The great avocado boom of … ?</strong></p>
The great avocado boom of … ?
Local avocado farmers are giddy with anticipation, and rightly so, about a U.S. Department of Agriculture proposal to relax restrictions on sending Hawaii Sharwils to parts of the mainland United States. Sharwils are the state's dominant commercial avocado variety, and their export volume could virtually explode if the USDA proposal goes through. Login for more...