Monday, January 12, 2009

High living and wild times at the California Avocado Commission.

From the New York Times:
Luxury suites. Shopping sprees. Four-star hotels. Such was life in the high-flying world of the California Avocado Commission.

That, at least, is the image presented by a blistering report released last week by the California Department of Food and Agriculture, which painted the commission, a state-established trade group financed by growers, as a kind of free-spending, avocado-gone-wild farm party....MORE
HT: FT Alphaville