Avocado glut swamps Australia

17 October 2021 - 00:05 By Sybilla Gross

Australia is swimming in avocados thanks to bumper harvests and months of stay-at-home orders that have kept people away from café brunches.

Once considered a symbol of lavishness on the brunch menu, avocado prices in Australia have more than halved from about A$3 (about R33) a piece to about A$1 this year — a trend that looks set to stay...

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