Tag Archives: Grower

B is for Bacon (Avocado)

With the determined and successful marketing of the domestic and import Hass avocado industry; somewhat left behind and misunderstood is the winter Bacon avocado. When was the last time you really gave the creamy Bacon avocado a fair shake and enthusiastic introduction with your customers? Did you know that before the hybridization of Hass that […] Read Post »


Lakeside Organic Gardens donates $2 million toward education programs

reprinted from:   Produce News, first published January 11, 2016 Dick Peixoto’s dream of having an educational facility to showcase organic farming is closer to becoming a reality. He and the Peixoto family have contributed $2 million dollars to the development of an organic and sustainable agriculture learning center. This center will be a resource for […] Read Post »