September 26, 2023
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Avocado prices at record high because of shortage in Mexico


A worker picks up avocados from a sorter to be packed for shipping. Avocado prices have risen to a record on surging demand and a smaller crop in Mexico and California. A 10-kilogram (22-pound) box of Hass avocados from the state of Michoacán, Mexico’s biggest producer, cost 530 pesos ($27.89) on April 27, according to…


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