With the commercialization of avocado production, the Fuerte avocado was displaced by the thick-skinned Haas, which handles better in shipping to distant markets. Yet the Fuerte is a connoisseur's avocado and is considered to have richer, more complex flavor than the Hass with notes of hazelnut and a clean, lemony finish. It is a medium to large fruit with an elongated pyriform shape ranging from around five to sixteen ounces. Its skin is smooth, thin and conceals thick, yellow flesh that is eighteen percent oil.
Nestled in the serene rolling hills of Bonsall, in North County San Diego, Rancho Shiraz has been certified organic (CCOF) for 12+ years. Our family believes that the best way to supply our customers with delicious, nutrient dense produce is to build healthy soil and work with the creative patterns of Nature as much as possible. (more...)
Seasonal gourmet grocery that specializes in locally grown, Certified Organic & Naturally grown produce, dairy, fruits, breads & meats. Specialty plant nursery that only stocks California Natives, Antique Flowers & Certified Organic Vegetable & Herbal Plants. Seasonal fresh cut herbs & Greens. (more...)
Morning Song Farm is a CSA family farm and is CCOF Certified Organic. We harvest and deliver our CSA boxes every week to San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties. Our boxes are special because we grow subtropical fruits, macadamias, and heirloom vegetables. (more...)
At McFadden Ranch, we endeavor to bring a glimpse of our frontier heritage to your home through the use of traditional family recipes and crafts. For five generations we have lived off the land and made products from what we grow. (more...)
K.M.K. Organic Farms is a 70 acre organic family owned farm located in Kingsburg, Calif. We sell at local farmers markets, 2 CSA's and to local restaurants. We grow alittle of everything! 11 varieties of avocados, 8 of these varieties are thin skinned so you do not have to peel these! (more...)
Hollyhill Hummingbird Farm educates the community on where food comes from and how it can be better produced. The Farm's focus is on biodynamic farming and sustainability; being organic, minimizing waste, and coming full circle. (more...)