Guavapedia, Quick information about the history of Guava.


Quick information about the history of Guava.

20th. Century - Premium variety of guava was originated in Calvillo, Aguascalientes. Farmers noticed theses wild little luscious trees, and their delicious fruits, and started to grow them and sell the fruit in regional and national farmer´s markets.

60's - Beverage companies started to make and sell guava juice and nectar.

80's -  Producers tried to diversify guava market by making candies, jams, dehydrated fruit and liquor.

90's - it was so good, producers felt the need of sharing it with the world, at that time exporting fresh guava to the US was prohibited, but producers found the way to export frozen guavas.

2008 -  Fresh guava exports began