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Avocado Supplies Would Run Out If Trump Closes The Border


April 05, 2019 

With the threat of Trump closing the border, the American food supply could be impacted. The United States Department of Agriculture says that nearly half of all imported vegetables and 40 percent of imported fruits are grown in Mexico. One of the fruits most impacted would be the avocado. Steve Barnard, the president of Mission….

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Doctors Call for Warning Label on Avocados


June 23, 2018 

According to reports, amateur cooks just can’t seem to slice up the fruit a staple of Mexican food without chopping into their hands. Surgeons have seen a spike in the number of people who seriously injure themselves while trying to penetrate avocados. Now the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons is demanding a….

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