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Phony Guacamole: Skyrocketing Avocado Prices have Caused a Frightening New Trend

July 24, 2019 by


by David Watsky Avocado prices are on the rise due in part to increased global demand, a reportedly bad growing season, as well as unfavorable geopolitical headwinds—namely tariffs on Mexican imports from the current administration. The ripple effect can be felt in supermarkets where the price of avocados is up 129 percent. Last week USA […]

Chipotle: Guacamole at risk from global warming

March 5, 2014 by


Could guacamole and some salsas become victims of global warming? Possibly, says Chipotle Mexican Grill in Yahoo Finance. The restaurant chain, in an annual report, listed drought and global weather change among a long list of business risks faced by the company. “Increasing weather volatility or other long-term changes in global weather patterns, including any […]