The following table represent the profit and loss statement for 1360 avocado trees based on the following assumptions:
Trees are aged between 1 and 5 years, during off years yield may continue to increase as a result of vegetative growth.
ROI exclude value of the avocado trees after 5 years.
Yield per tree are based on industry averages during on/off years.
Open field matured avocado trees produce 15 to 40 ton per hectare, based on 350 trees per hectare, avocado trees grown commercially yield between 42kg and 114kg per tree.
AvoOwner will not share in profits for first 3 years except if targets are exceeded.
South Africa will get market access to China, India, USA and several other countries during the next 3 years which could increase back on farm value per kg.