California Pear Growers Committed to Growing Flavorful Pears that Ripen Naturally

As the California pear industry gears up for the coming harvest set to begin in early July, farmers are focusing on one thing – giving consumers a good eating experience.

California Pear Growers Say No to Anti-Ripening Treatments

California pear farmers have united as an industry with a pledge to never use post-harvest treatments like 1-MCP that impede ripening and create a disappointing experience for consumers.

California Pear Farmers Set to Begin Harvest in Early July

As the nation’s food industry is working hard to keep food on our tables, California pear farmers are preparing to harvest a crop of fresh pears in early July.

Heirloom Pears Now Harvesting in California

September 6, 2019 California Pear Advisory Board

Summer is quickly coming to an end, but a multitude of pear varieties are still harvesting in the Mountain District areas of California and available for shipment.

Get Ready for Fresh-Picked California Pears

Domestic pears will be back in season as California begins harvest in mid-July. This means that retailers and consumers can look forward to having fresh U.S. pears in their stores again instead of buying pears from other countries or from storage.