About Will's Avocados
All about Will's Avocados and Brokaw Nursery
Who We Are
The Brokaw family has 50 years of experience growing
Will Brokaw, with the help of competent employees and a constantly evolving production system, personally manages the handling of this fruit.
We seasonally purvey Gwen, Hass and Reed avocados.
We also grow Clementine and Gold Nugget ("Pixie-like") mandarins, White Malaysian guavas, cherimoyas, California mangos, Miewa and Nagami kumquats, Moro Blood oranges, Washington and various late Navel oranges,
Why Our Produce is Special
Our hard avocados, delivered wholesale or by mail-order, are guaranteed no more than one day off the tree (at the time of mailing), with zero refrigeration time. This, and our gentle handling, ensures the very highest quality and "storageability."
The Brokaw Family: 50 years of avocados
Hank and Ellen Brokaw started a backyard avocado and citrus nursery as a side business to a full-time teaching job in the mid-50s. Eventually, they started operating avocado ranches in the late-60s.
We have been farming our
Our Handling Philosophy
Picking fruit at sufficient maturity and retailing it in the shortest amount of time has a huge impact on fruit quality. We promise maximum maturity and minimum storage time; we thereby provide a constant, high-quality product.