AMS food purchases

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Title:
AMS food purchases
Uniform Title:
AMS food purchases weekly summary
Alternate title:
Agricultural Marketing Service food purchases. Weekly summary
Portion of title:
A.M.S. food purchases
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Agricultural Marketing Service
Publisher:
The Service
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Publication Date:
Frequency:
weekly
regular

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Subjects / Keywords:
Food industry and trade -- Quality control -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Food adulteration and inspection -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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serial   ( sobekcm )
statistics   ( marcgt )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

Additional Physical Form:
Vols. for <1986-> distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
Additional Physical Form:
Current issue also available online: AMS food purchases weekly summary.
General Note:
Description based on: Vol. 8, no. 14 (Jan. 5, 1979); title from caption.
Statement of Responsibility:
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 001320797
notis - AGH1673
oclc - 09993016
lccn - sn 86029618
sobekcm - AA00005313_00001
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AA00005313:00001

Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
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AMS FOOD

PURCHASES


I UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE VOL. XIV
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250 NO. 33


\ May 13, 1985

Mg Q98S r g the week of May 6-10, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricu ji al Marketing Service announced 2 commodity purchases totaling
2,413 6 pounds at a cost of $3,470,000.

POS0 e purchases were: Dried egg mix and canned tuna.
Offers were invited for: Dried Egg mix and canned tuna.

Those needing additional information should contact the Contracting
Officer, Livestock Division telephone (202) 44/-265U; Contracting Officer,
Commodity Procurement Branch, Poultry Division telephone (202) 447-7693; or
Commodity Procurement Branch, Fruit and Vegetable Division telephone (202)
447-4517, (depending upon commodity involved), AMS, USDA, Washington, D.C.
20250.

The AMS food purchase summaries are published by the Office of Deputy
Administrator, Commodity Services, Room 3064-South, AMS, USDA, Washington, D.C.
20250. Telephone (202) 447-5231. Distribution is free upon request. To
change your address or have your name removed from our mailing list, please
send correct information along with the mailing label from a previous issue.


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED


Commodity Quantity.!/ Costl/ Award Shipping | Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 lbs.) ($1,000) range / period i due by period


1,960 3/
(6,560)-


2,889
(9,735)


454 581
(5,511) (7,033)


$1.4549- Jun 16- :May 14
1.5490 29

$31.80- Jun 16- ;May 20
32.07 22


May 17 Jun 30-
Jul 13

May 24 Jun 30-
u 1 r
JU I L.


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is
cumulative total for the ongoing purchase program.

2/ Dried egg mix--$1.5490 per pound for egg mix in 6-ounce pouches and $1.4549-
$1.4590 for egg mix in 10-pound bags. Canned tuna--dollars per case.

3/ Dried egg mix--360,000 pounds in 6-ounce pouches and 1,600,000 pounds in 10-pound
bags.


Dried egg
mix


Tuna,
canned





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08486 8784


r


DRIED EGG MIX


Company & Shipping Point


Price
Pounds $/lb.


6-ounce Pouches


Milton G. Waldbaum Co.
Wakefield, NE


10-pound Polyethylene Bags

Milton G. waidbaum Co.
Wakefield, NE

Sonstegard Foods, Inc.
Sioux Center, Iowa


360,000 1.5490


800,000 1.4549


800,000 1.4590


CANNED TUNA


Company/Processing Point &
F.O.B. Destination


66.5 oz. cans:
Mitsubishi Foods
Ponce, PR
Newark, NY
Jessup, MD
Kansas City, MO


Price
No.Cases $/Case


(MC), Inc.


7,800
7,800
2,600


32.07
31.80
32.02


AWARDS