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Latest Mexican Hass Avocado Importers Association Stories

2010-09-28 08:55:00

FALLSTON, Md., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Play Ball! The Mexican Hass Avocado Importers Association (MHAIA) announced that the Avocado League - a league that celebrates women and their love for avocados and baseball - returns to the field today for its second season. An All-Star roster of women from around the country have been chosen to create a game day recipe featuring avocados that best embodies the spirit, passion and flavor of their hometown to compete in an online recipe contest....

2010-03-22 05:30:00

FALLSTON, Md., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Actress and philanthropist Holly Robinson Peete has partnered with The Mexican Hass Avocado Importers Association (MHAIA) on a public service announcement (PSA) inspiring adults to "lead by example" by making smart food choices their children can emulate. MHAIA's goal is to help reduce the incidence of childhood obesity by encouraging families to eat more fruits and vegetables. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100322/NY73928 ) In the...

2009-10-19 07:03:00

MIAMI, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- And the Avocado League MVP goes to.....Elizabeth. Elizabeth Brakebill hit a grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning to be voted the inaugural MVP and "Big Hit" winner. The Avocado League, which celebrates women and their love for baseball and Mexican avocados, recognizes the winning game day avocado recipe that best embodied the spirit, passion and flavor of their city. Elizabeth and her National Nachos proved to be a "Big Hit" with the most online...

2009-10-01 15:29:00

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Batter up! It's time to play ball in the Avocado League - a league that celebrates women and their love for baseball and Mexican avocados. This All-Star group of eight women will represent their hometowns and compete in an online contest by submitting a game day avocado recipe that best embodies the spirit, passion and flavor of their city. The "Big Hit" recipe - the one with the most online votes - wins the title of Avocado League MVP by...


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