Avocado Day: Chipotle, other chains giving away free guac Wednesday despite higher cost

31st July 2019

While wholesale avocado prices have come down nearly $20 for a 25-pound box after an early July spike, the popular fruit still costs 80% more than this time last year, said David Magaña, vice president and senior analyst at Rabobank based in Fresno, California. Some restaurants have started charging more for guacamole or taking avocados off the menu. Faux guacamole recipes made from calabacitas, a small Mexican squash, have been…

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36 things you didn’t know you needed on Amazon

31st July 2019

— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives. There are a lot of things in life I know that I need: a better vacuum (a.k.a one that doesn’t…

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