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2 Dec 2023

U.S. Skyrocketing Avocado Consumption Fuels Mexican Deforestation

The demand for avocados in the United States has tripled over the past two decades, significantly contributing to deforestation in western Mexico. This surge in popularity is directly linked to increased U.S. imports, causing environmental concerns as forests are cleared to meet market demands. [Source](https://www.instagram.com/p/C0PjhvAuAbe/?igshid=MzRlODBiNWFlZA==)