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
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Q&A
1 file(s) 154 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Biosecurity NZ fact sheet
1 file(s) 164 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Avocado summary sheet -Biosecurity NZ
2 file(s) 152 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
1 file(s) 244 downloads
December 2018
Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
1 file(s) 118 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Exotic mites
1 file(s) 116 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Cercospora spot
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado scab
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado thrips
1 file(s) 113 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Brown marmorated stink bug
1 file(s) 115 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Pest monitoring for China
1 file(s) 81 downloads
AvoGreen, Avogreen resources, Market access, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Insect biology
1 file(s) 28 downloads
AvoGreen, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Greenhouse thrips
1 file(s) 8 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Longtailed mealybug
1 file(s) 16 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Greenhouse Thrips
1 file(s) 100 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Leafroller
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Passionvine Hopper
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference guide
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference insect identification guide
1 file(s) 78 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Six spotted mite
1 file(s) 47 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Tropical Army Worm
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
White Wax Scale
1 file(s) 38 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
2017 05 AG GHT Workshop Handout
1 file(s) 60 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Insect Biology
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Green Vegetable Bug
1 file(s) 31 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Armoured Scale
1 file(s) 36 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Beneficial Insects
1 file(s) 35 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Bronze Beetle
1 file(s) 55 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Chinese Wax Scale
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
Cicada
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Flower Thrips
1 file(s) 59 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Fullers Rose Weevil
1 file(s) 41 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019

Part 2 – Tree and fruit

Title
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Q&A
1 file(s) 154 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Biosecurity NZ fact sheet
1 file(s) 164 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Avocado summary sheet -Biosecurity NZ
2 file(s) 152 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
1 file(s) 244 downloads
December 2018
Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
1 file(s) 118 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Exotic mites
1 file(s) 116 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Cercospora spot
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado scab
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado thrips
1 file(s) 113 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Brown marmorated stink bug
1 file(s) 115 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Pest monitoring for China
1 file(s) 81 downloads
AvoGreen, Avogreen resources, Market access, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Insect biology
1 file(s) 28 downloads
AvoGreen, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Greenhouse thrips
1 file(s) 8 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Longtailed mealybug
1 file(s) 16 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Greenhouse Thrips
1 file(s) 100 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Leafroller
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Passionvine Hopper
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference guide
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference insect identification guide
1 file(s) 78 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Six spotted mite
1 file(s) 47 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Tropical Army Worm
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
White Wax Scale
1 file(s) 38 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
2017 05 AG GHT Workshop Handout
1 file(s) 60 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Insect Biology
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Green Vegetable Bug
1 file(s) 31 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Armoured Scale
1 file(s) 36 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Beneficial Insects
1 file(s) 35 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Bronze Beetle
1 file(s) 55 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Chinese Wax Scale
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
Cicada
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Flower Thrips
1 file(s) 59 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Fullers Rose Weevil
1 file(s) 41 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019

Part 3 – Land and environment

Title
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Q&A
1 file(s) 154 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Biosecurity NZ fact sheet
1 file(s) 164 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Avocado summary sheet -Biosecurity NZ
2 file(s) 152 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
1 file(s) 244 downloads
December 2018
Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
1 file(s) 118 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Exotic mites
1 file(s) 116 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Cercospora spot
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado scab
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado thrips
1 file(s) 113 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Brown marmorated stink bug
1 file(s) 115 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Pest monitoring for China
1 file(s) 81 downloads
AvoGreen, Avogreen resources, Market access, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Insect biology
1 file(s) 28 downloads
AvoGreen, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Greenhouse thrips
1 file(s) 8 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Longtailed mealybug
1 file(s) 16 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Greenhouse Thrips
1 file(s) 100 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Leafroller
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Passionvine Hopper
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference guide
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference insect identification guide
1 file(s) 78 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Six spotted mite
1 file(s) 47 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Tropical Army Worm
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
White Wax Scale
1 file(s) 38 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
2017 05 AG GHT Workshop Handout
1 file(s) 60 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Insect Biology
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Green Vegetable Bug
1 file(s) 31 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Armoured Scale
1 file(s) 36 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Beneficial Insects
1 file(s) 35 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Bronze Beetle
1 file(s) 55 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Chinese Wax Scale
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
Cicada
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Flower Thrips
1 file(s) 59 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Fullers Rose Weevil
1 file(s) 41 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019

Part 4 – Pest and disease

Title
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Q&A
1 file(s) 154 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Biosecurity NZ fact sheet
1 file(s) 164 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Avocado summary sheet -Biosecurity NZ
2 file(s) 152 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
1 file(s) 244 downloads
December 2018
Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
1 file(s) 118 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Exotic mites
1 file(s) 116 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Cercospora spot
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado scab
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado thrips
1 file(s) 113 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Brown marmorated stink bug
1 file(s) 115 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Pest monitoring for China
1 file(s) 81 downloads
AvoGreen, Avogreen resources, Market access, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Insect biology
1 file(s) 28 downloads
AvoGreen, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Greenhouse thrips
1 file(s) 8 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Longtailed mealybug
1 file(s) 16 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Greenhouse Thrips
1 file(s) 100 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Leafroller
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Passionvine Hopper
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference guide
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference insect identification guide
1 file(s) 78 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Six spotted mite
1 file(s) 47 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Tropical Army Worm
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
White Wax Scale
1 file(s) 38 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
2017 05 AG GHT Workshop Handout
1 file(s) 60 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Insect Biology
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Green Vegetable Bug
1 file(s) 31 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Armoured Scale
1 file(s) 36 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Beneficial Insects
1 file(s) 35 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Bronze Beetle
1 file(s) 55 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Chinese Wax Scale
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
Cicada
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Flower Thrips
1 file(s) 59 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Fullers Rose Weevil
1 file(s) 41 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019

Part 5 – Harvest

Title
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Q&A
1 file(s) 154 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Biosecurity NZ fact sheet
1 file(s) 164 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Granulate ambrosia beetle – Avocado summary sheet -Biosecurity NZ
2 file(s) 152 downloads
Biosecurity, Exotic pests, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 26/03/2019
Grower manual – Part 4 – Chapter 2 – Pests
1 file(s) 244 downloads
December 2018
Grower manual, Part 4, Pest & Disease, Pest Resources, Pests and disease 04/12/2018
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
1 file(s) 118 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Exotic mites
1 file(s) 116 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Cercospora spot
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado scab
1 file(s) 111 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Avocado thrips
1 file(s) 113 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Brown marmorated stink bug
1 file(s) 115 downloads
Exotic pests, Pest Resources 30/11/2018
Pest monitoring for China
1 file(s) 81 downloads
AvoGreen, Avogreen resources, Market access, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Insect biology
1 file(s) 28 downloads
AvoGreen, Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 29/11/2018
Greenhouse thrips
1 file(s) 8 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Longtailed mealybug
1 file(s) 16 downloads
Pest factsheets, Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Greenhouse Thrips
1 file(s) 100 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Leafroller
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Passionvine Hopper
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference guide
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Quick reference insect identification guide
1 file(s) 78 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Six spotted mite
1 file(s) 47 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Tropical Army Worm
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
White Wax Scale
1 file(s) 38 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
2017 05 AG GHT Workshop Handout
1 file(s) 60 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Insect Biology
1 file(s) 54 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Green Vegetable Bug
1 file(s) 31 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Armoured Scale
1 file(s) 36 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Beneficial Insects
1 file(s) 35 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Bronze Beetle
1 file(s) 55 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Chinese Wax Scale
1 file(s) 37 downloads
Pest Resources 02/07/2019
Cicada
1 file(s) 33 downloads
Pest Resources 27/11/2018
Flower Thrips
1 file(s) 59 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019
Fullers Rose Weevil
1 file(s) 41 downloads
Pest Resources 19/09/2019