Grower manual

This manual is designed to give new and existing growers, the best practice guideline to growing avocados as a commercial crop. It is a supporting document to be used in conjunction with advice from your consultant and packhouse.

Hard copies of this can be purchased through the Avoshop here.

Part 1 – Starting out

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Grower manual – Part 1 – Chapter 3 – Phenology
 1 file(s)  74 downloads
Part 1, Starting out 12/06/2019
Grower manual – Part 1 – Chapter 1 -Site selection
 1 file(s)  125 downloads
December 2018
Part 1, Starting out 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 1 – Chapter 2 – Orchard Establishment
 1 file(s)  205 downloads
December 2018
Part 1, Starting out 04/12/2018

Part 2 – Tree and fruit

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Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 1 – Canopy management
 1 file(s)  120 downloads
December 2018
Canopy management, Part 2, Tree and fruit 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 2 – Pollination and fruit set
 1 file(s)  117 downloads
December 2018
Part 2, Pollination and fruit set, Tree and fruit 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 3 – Tree Health
 1 file(s)  104 downloads
December 2018
Part 2, Tree and fruit, Tree health 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 4 – Soil Moisture and Irrigation
 1 file(s)  95 downloads
December 2018
Irrigation & soil management, Part 2, Tree and fruit 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 5 – Replant
 1 file(s)  67 downloads
December 2018
Part 2, Replant, Tree and fruit 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 6 – Nutrition
 1 file(s)  134 downloads
December 2018
Nutrition, Part 2, Tree and fruit 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 2 – Chapter 7 – Weed Control
 1 file(s)  96 downloads
December 2018
Part 2, Tree and fruit, Weed control 04/12/2018

Part 3 – Land and environment

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Grower manual – Part 3 – Chapter 1 -Shelter
 1 file(s)  60 downloads
December 2018
Land & enviroment, Part 3 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 3 – Chapter 2 -Frost Protection
 1 file(s)  52 downloads
December 2018
Land & enviroment, Part 3 04/12/2018

Part 4 – Pest and disease

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Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 1 – Spraying
 1 file(s)  160 downloads
December 2018
Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
 1 file(s)  178 downloads
December 2018
Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 3 – Phytophthora Root Rot Management
 1 file(s)  97 downloads
December 2018
Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
 1 file(s)  68 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018

Part 5 – Harvest

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Grower manual – Part 5 – Chapter 1 – Requirements for export
 1 file(s)  61 downloads
December 2018
Harvest, Part 5, Requirements for export 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 5 – Chapter 2 – Crop estimation
 1 file(s)  62 downloads
December 2018
Harvest, Part 5 05/06/2019
Grower manual – Part 5 – Chapter 3 – Maturity
 1 file(s)  52 downloads
December 2018
Harvest, Part 5 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 5 – Chapter 4 – Harvest guidelines
 1 file(s)  64 downloads
December 2018
Harvest, Part 5 04/12/2018
Grower manual – Part 5 – Chapter 5 – Library Trays
 1 file(s)  70 downloads
December 2018
Part 5 04/12/2018