Avocados

UNIVEG SourcingGreenyard has our own production from South Africa with farms located in Mpumalanga & Kwazula Natal provinces, subtropical regions in the North East of the country. In 2010 the Greenyard farms produced 3,740 tons of fruit, with fruit being available from April through to October.

We utilise our sourcing expertise in the global search to find the best avocado at the right time of year. This quest takes us to Peru, Chile, Israel, Spain as well as South Africa.

Main Varieties:

  • Hass
  • Fuerte
  • Pinkerton
  • Ryan
  • Reed

Avocado-July2013-thumbnailDid you Know?

In the Zulu language, the word ‘Katopé’ means avocado.

For more information and help in growing your sales please contact janderson@greenyardfresh.co.uk