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

Title
Fruits staining survey report
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Research reports 19/05/2020
Fruit staining best practice guide
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 29/04/2020
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
1 file(s) 90 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Technical note copper
1 file(s) 295 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 10/04/2019
Roll test
1 file(s) 188 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management 10/04/2019
Fruit quality discussion group notes – November 2017
1 file(s) 86 downloads
Fruit rot management 29/11/2018
FAQ Copper
1 file(s) 134 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 05/06/2019
Copper application information sheet
1 file(s) 231 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 10/04/2019
Review of Fruit Rots in the New Zealand August2017
1 file(s) 142 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 19/02/2019
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
1 file(s) 10 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Pest & Disease, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018

Part 2 – Tree and fruit

Title
Fruits staining survey report
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Research reports 19/05/2020
Fruit staining best practice guide
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 29/04/2020
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
1 file(s) 90 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Technical note copper
1 file(s) 295 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 10/04/2019
Roll test
1 file(s) 188 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management 10/04/2019
Fruit quality discussion group notes – November 2017
1 file(s) 86 downloads
Fruit rot management 29/11/2018
FAQ Copper
1 file(s) 134 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 05/06/2019
Copper application information sheet
1 file(s) 231 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 10/04/2019
Review of Fruit Rots in the New Zealand August2017
1 file(s) 142 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 19/02/2019
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
1 file(s) 10 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Pest & Disease, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018

Part 3 – Land and environment

Title
Fruits staining survey report
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Research reports 19/05/2020
Fruit staining best practice guide
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 29/04/2020
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
1 file(s) 90 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Technical note copper
1 file(s) 295 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 10/04/2019
Roll test
1 file(s) 188 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management 10/04/2019
Fruit quality discussion group notes – November 2017
1 file(s) 86 downloads
Fruit rot management 29/11/2018
FAQ Copper
1 file(s) 134 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 05/06/2019
Copper application information sheet
1 file(s) 231 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 10/04/2019
Review of Fruit Rots in the New Zealand August2017
1 file(s) 142 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 19/02/2019
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
1 file(s) 10 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Pest & Disease, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018

Part 4 – Pest and disease

Title
Fruits staining survey report
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Research reports 19/05/2020
Fruit staining best practice guide
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 29/04/2020
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
1 file(s) 90 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Technical note copper
1 file(s) 295 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 10/04/2019
Roll test
1 file(s) 188 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management 10/04/2019
Fruit quality discussion group notes – November 2017
1 file(s) 86 downloads
Fruit rot management 29/11/2018
FAQ Copper
1 file(s) 134 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 05/06/2019
Copper application information sheet
1 file(s) 231 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 10/04/2019
Review of Fruit Rots in the New Zealand August2017
1 file(s) 142 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 19/02/2019
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
1 file(s) 10 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Pest & Disease, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018

Part 5 – Harvest

Title
Fruits staining survey report
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Research reports 19/05/2020
Fruit staining best practice guide
1 file(s) 3 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 29/04/2020
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 4 – Fruit rot management
1 file(s) 90 downloads
December 2018
Fruit rot management, Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease 04/12/2018
Technical note copper
1 file(s) 295 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 10/04/2019
Roll test
1 file(s) 188 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management 10/04/2019
Fruit quality discussion group notes – November 2017
1 file(s) 86 downloads
Fruit rot management 29/11/2018
FAQ Copper
1 file(s) 134 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 05/06/2019
Copper application information sheet
1 file(s) 231 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources 10/04/2019
Review of Fruit Rots in the New Zealand August2017
1 file(s) 142 downloads
Fruit rot control, Fruit rot management, Grower resources, Pest & Disease 19/02/2019
Effects of drop heights and fruit harvesting methods on quality of Hass avocados
1 file(s) 10 downloads
mechanical damage, handling damage, prochloraz
Fruit rot management, Harvest, Pest & Disease, Requirements for export, Research reports, Research reports pre 2008 28/11/2018