Dec 2 (Reuters) - Costa Group Holdings Ltd
* acquisition of Avocado Ridge
* signed an agreement for acquisition of Avocado Ridge orchards and packing operations from carney family.
* acquisition price has not been disclosed
* transaction is expected to be earnings per share accretive from first full financial year.
* Acquisition is expected be completed in January 2017
* “Carney family will remain with business to perform key management and operational roles” Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: