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AMS food purchases weekly summary
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AMS FOOD

PURCHASES


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY


VOL.
NO.


A U G U S T 4, 1986


During the week of July 28-August 1, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 7 commodity purchases totaling
37,302,600 pounds at a cost of $42,815,300.
The purchases were: nugget shaped chicken patties; whole turkey and
turkey roasts; frozen ground beef, dried calimyrna and mission figs; boneless
beef, frozen beef carcasses and high quality beef for export (purchased by the
Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC)).
Offers were invited for: nugget shaped chicken patties; whole turkey and
turkey roasts; fresh apples; frozen ground beef; boneless beef and frozen beef
carcasses. Consideration is being given to the purchase of canned pink salmon.

Those needing additional information should contact the Contracting
Officer, Livestock Division telephone (202) 447-2650; 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, DC 20250.
The AMS food purchase summaries are published by the Office of the Deputy
Administrator, Commodity Services, Room 3064-South, AMS, USDA, Washington, DC
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


I
Commodity Quantity.!/ CostI/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range.!/ period due by period


$1.2525- Aug 31-
914 $1.3699 Sep 6


. Aug 12


Aug 15


Sep 14-
Sep 20


1 #)1 i' 1385


Patties,
nugget
shaped








Commodity QuantityJ/ CostJ/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range.!/ period due by period


Bulk pack
turkey

Turkey
roasts


360
(1,080)

1,292
(2,584)


Apples, fresh


2
(4


"NONE


Ground beef, 4,868
frozen (8,024)

Figs, dried,
calimyrna
and mission 2,201

Beef, boneless 240
(360)

Beef carcasses,
frozen 25,840
(82,880)


4
(7


293 $0.8023- Aug 31-
(884) $0.8249 Sep 13

,334 $1.7899- Aug 31
,682) $1.8387 Sep 13
"'


,428 $0.8750- Aug 31-
,368) $0.9305 Sep 13


$17.97- Sep 16-
2,480 $46.80 Dec 15

270 $1.1075- Aug 10-
(406) $1.2200 Aug 23


28,362 $1.0100-
(90,154) $1.1400


Salmon, pink,
canned


Beef


1,818


3,734 $1.75-
$4.25


Aug 10-
3/Aug 23




Aug 17-
Aug 21


Aug 11


Aug 11

Sep 3



Aug 8


Aug 6


Aug 5


Aug 15


Aug 15

Sep 17



Aug 15



"NONE"


Aug 11


Aug 8


"PURCHASES BEING
CONSIDERED"


"NONE"


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

2/ In dollars per pound--except dried figs (calimyrna and mission)--dollars
per case.

3/ Steer and heifer carcasses $1.0988 to $1.1400 per pound;
cow carcasses $1.0100 to $1.0400 per pound.


Sep 14-
Sep 27

Sep 14-
Sep 27

Nov 1-
Jan 31

Sep 14-
Sep 27


Aug 17-
Aug 30


Aug 17-
Aug 30


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED







AWARDS


NUGGET SHAPED CHICKEN PATTIES


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


DON LEE FARMS
INGLEWOOD, CA
CHICAGO, IL
DETROIT, MI
TULSA, OK
ST. LOUIS, MO


BARRETT FOOD CORP.
MASPETH, NY
JACKSONVILLE, FL (F.A.S.)
LANDOVER, MD
BOSTON, MA
ASHEVILLE, NC
N. WILKESBORO, NC
RAMA, NC
ELMIRA, MI


HI-BRAND FOODS
GARDENA, CA
LOS ANGELES, CA (F.A.S.)
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
LUBBOCK, TX
SEATTLE, WA


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


76,000
38,000
38,000
76,000




76,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000




38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000


1.3483
1.3603
1.3215
1.3483




1.3599
1.3699
1.3699
1.3599
1.3599
1.3599
1.3699




1.2525
1.2775
1.2725
1.2725


TURKEY AND TURKEY PRODUCTS


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)


NORBEST INC.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
PELICAN RAPIDS, MN
LONGMONT, CO

EL JAY POULTRY COPP.
CHERRY HILL, NJ
WATERTOWN, SD

WAMPLER FOODS, INC.
HINTON, VA
HINTON, VA


36,000 0.8023
36,000 0.8249



180,000 0.8137



108,000 0.8179


r


TURKEY AND TURKEY PRODUCTS--CONTINUED


COMMODITY C (TURKEY ROASTS)


CARGILL INC.
SPRINGDALE, AR
MOBILE, AL
LITTLE ROCK, AR
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
EL PASO, TX
COLUMBUS, GA
PHOENIX, AZ


38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000


WHITE WATER PROCESSING CO.
HARRISON, OH
CANTON, OH

NORBEST INC.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
CINCINNATI, OH
E. BERNSTADT, KY
DETROIT, MI
HELENA, MT
CANTON, OH
CLEVELAND, OH
MADISON, WI
LOUISA, KY
ELMIRA, MI
AMARILLO, TX
ST. LOUIS, MO
EAST RIDGE, TN



ROCCO TURKEYS, INC.
DAYTON, VA
BALTIMORE, MD
ROCKVILLE, MD
NASHUA, NH
VINELAND, NJ
VALDOSTA, GA
DORAVILLE, GA


HORACE W. LONGACRE, INC.
FRANCONIA, PA
E. HARTFORD, CT


HENRY COLT ENTERPRISES, INC.
WILLIAMSTOWN, NJ
PORT NEWARK, NJ
VINELAND, NJ


ELLIS FOOD PROCESSING
DELANO, CA
PHOENIX, AZ


1.8103
1.7989
1.7989
1.8125
1.8113
1.8144


38,000 1.8070


38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000





38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000


1.8017
1.8017
1.8017
1.8387
1.8066
1.8044
1.7946
1.8017
1.8017
1.8119
1.8019
1.8071





1.7908
1.7899
1.8078
1.7942
1.8070
1.8036


76,000 1.8165




38,000 1.8075
38,000 1.8075


152,000 1.8144







AWARDS


BULK FROZEN GROUND

AKSARBEN FOODS
OMAHA, NE
LITTLE ROCK, AR
KOKOMO, IN
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
TULSA, OK
MEMPHIS, TN-
SMYRNA, TN
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
SPOKANE, WA
EAU CLAIRE, WI
GREEN BAY, WI
MADISON, WI
MILWAUKEE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 1,1


BEEF (100% BEEF):


82,500
330,000
82,500
41,250
82,500
41,250
41,250
82,500
82,500
82,500
82,500
123,750


0.8999
0.8907
0.8999
0.8949
0.9056
0.9098
0.9185
0.9245
0.9064
0.9099
0.9043
0.8983


.55,000 LBS.


ALL-STATE PACKING CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
TULSA, OK
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 247,500 LBS.


ATLANTIC BRANDS, INC.
BOSTON, MA
BOSTON, MA
TOTAL AWARDED 41

EXCEL CORP.
DODGE CITY, KS
HELENA, MT
CASPER, WY
PLAINVIEW, TX
LAS VEGAS, NV
RENO, NV
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
EL PASO, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 288


165,000 0.9174
82,500 0.9174





41,250 0.9090


,250 LBS.


41,250 0.9200
41,250 0.9100


,750 LBS.


LEONARD & HARRAL PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
MCALLEN, TX
SAN ANGELO, TX
SOUTHTON, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 288,750 LBS.

JOHN MORRELL & COMPANY
SIOUX FALLS, SD
SEATTLE, WA
MASON CITY, IA
SIOUX CITY, IA
BISMARK, ND
SIOUX FALLS, SD
SEATTLE, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 412,500 LBS.


41,250
41,250
41,250
41,250
41,250





123,750
41,250
123,750





41,250
41,250
41,250
123,750
41,250
123,750


0.9200
0.9300
0.9050
0.9100
0.9100





0.9174
0.8994
0.8974





0.9140
0.8830
0.8780
0.8825
0.8750
0.9140


BULK FROZEN GROUND BEEF (100% BEEF) CONT.:

MOYER PACKING CO.
MAINLAND, PA
EAST HARTFORD, CT 123,75
WYOMING, DE 41,25
LANDOVER, MD 41,25
LAKE WALES, FL 82,50
PORTLAND, ME 165,00
CEDARTOWN, GA 41,25
BOSTON, MA 82,50
BROCKTON, MA 82,50
NASHUA, NH 82,50
ASHEVILLE, NC 41,25
MORGANTON, NC 41,25
N. WILKESBORO, NC 41,25
SHELBY, NC 41,25
PHILADELPHIA, PA 82,50
UNIONTOWN, PA 82,50
COLUMBIA, SC 41,25
GREENVILLE, SC 41,251
ORANGEBURG, SC 82,50
BYRD, VA 41,25
HAMPTON, VA 41,25
NORFOLK, VA 41,25
SO. POCOMOKE, MD 41,25
TOTAL AWARDED 1,402,500 LBS.

SERVICE PACKING CO.
LOS ANGELES, CA
PHOENIX, AZ 330,00
GARDENA, CA 41,25
UNION CITY, CA 41,25
PORTLAND, OR 123,75
TOTAL AWARDED 536,250 LBS.


SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
NAMPA, ID
ALEXANDRIA, LA
GRAMBLING, LA
SHREVEPORT, LA
EUGENE, OR
SEATTLE, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 495,000 LBS.


0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0





0
0
0
0


123,150
41,250
41,250
41,250
123,750
123,750


0.9050
0.9025
0.9025
0.9250
0.9126
0.9165
0.9085
0.9090
0.9105
0.9125
0.9110
0.9105
0.9110
0.8990
0.9075
0.9150
0.9125
0.9140
0.9085
0.9076
0.9080
0.9050





0.9179
0.9249
0.9249
0.9279





0.9290
0.9090
0.9090
0.9090
0.9295
0.9305







AWARDS


STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES:

CONSOLIDATED BEEF INDUSTRIES, INC.
HURON, SD
GLOUCESTER, NJ
CONSOLIDATED BEEF INDUSTRIES, INC.


GREEN BAY, WL
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED

EXCEL CORP.
COZAD, NE
TAMPA, FL
EXCEL CORP.
PLAINVIEW, TX
SAVANNAH, GA
TAMPA, FL
EXCEL CORP.
DODGE CITY, KS
SAVANNAH, GA
EXCEL CORP.
FRIONA, TX
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED -


1,200,000 LBS.


3,520,000 LBS.


GIBBON PACKING, INC.
GIBBON, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

H&H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

HARRIS RANCH BEEF CO.
SELMA, CA
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

HYPLAINS DRESSED BEEF, INC.
DODGE CITY, KS
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.


600,000


1.140C


600,000 1.1300





240,000 1.1396


480,000 1.1375
560,000 1.1396


1,200,000 1.1362


1,040,000 1.1362





80,000 1.1381





40,000 1.1300





400,000 1.1311





200,000 1.1360


STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES CONT.:

IBP, INC.
WEST POINT, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
PASCO, WA
BROWNSVILLE, TX
IBP, INC.
LUVERNE, MN
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
GENESEO, IL
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
HOLCOMB, KS
BROWNSVILLE, TX
IBP, INC.
EMPORIA, KS
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
DENISON, IA
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
DAKOTA CITY, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
IBP, INC.
BOISE, ID
BROWNSVILLE, TX
IBP, INC.
AMARILLO, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 8,640,000 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
BROWNSVILLE, TX
MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GRAND ISLAND, NE
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 800,000 LBS.

JOHN MORRELL & COMPANY
SIOUX FALLS, SD
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 320,000 LBS.


MOYER PACKING CO.
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED -


240,000 LBS.


PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
HOSPERS, IA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
GREEN BAY, WI
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 1,680,000 LBS.


640,000 1.1080


720,000 1.0988


720,000 1.1123


600,000 1.1022


1,200,000 1.1069


1,200,000 1.1041


840,000 1.1104


1,200,000 1.1115


480,000 1.1087


1,040,000 1.0996





400,000 1.1300


400,000 1.1300





320,000 1.1332





240,000 1.1285





640,000 1.1050


1,040,000 1.1045







AWARDS


STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES CONT.:

REELFOOT PACKING CO.
UNION CITY, TN
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

SHAMROCK MEATS, INC.
VERNON, CA
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 480,000 LBS.

SUNLAND BEEF COMPANY
TOLLESON, AZ
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

SWIFT INDEPENDENT PACKING CO.
AMARILLO, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
SWIFT INDEPENDENT PACKING CO.
GARDEN CITY, KS
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 1,200,000 LBS.

UNION PACKING CO. ARIZONA
PHOENIX, AZ
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.


80,000 1.1136





480,000 1.1136





400,000 1.1250





40,000 1.1400





400,000 1.1241


800,000 1.1300





400,000 1.1100


COW CARCASSES:


CAVINESS PKG. CO., INC.
HEREFORD, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 560,000 LBS.


CONSOLIDATED BEEF
HURON, SD
GLOUCESTER, NJ
CONSOLIDATED BEEF
GREEN BAY, Wl
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED

GIBBON PACKING, IN
GIBBON, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED


INDUSTRIES, INC.


INDUSTRIES, INC.


440,000 LBS.

IC.


200,000 LBS.


560,000 1.0320


240,000 1.0400


200,000 1.0400





200,000 1.0321


COW CARCASSES CONT.:


H&H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.


LEONARD & HARRAL PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 80.000


MOYER PACKING CO.
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED


LBS.


80,000 LBS.


PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
HOSPERS, IA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
GREEN BAY, W1
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 1,520,000 LBS.

REELFOOT PACKING CO.
UNION CITY, TN
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

SERVICE PACKING CO.
JOPLIN, MO
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 1,200,000 LBS.

SHAMROCK MEATS, INC.
VERNON, CA
BROWNSVIILE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

VALLEYDALE PACKERS, INC.
BRISTOL, VA
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 720,000 LBS.


120,000 1.0300





80,000 1.0400





80,000 1.0385





560,000 1.0200


960,000 1.0195


120,000 1.0100





1,200,000 1.0375





80,000 1.0400





400,000 1.0400





400,000 1.0385





200,000 1.0108


720,000 1.0400







AWARDS


STEER AND HEIFER BONELESS BEEF CHUCKS:

STERLING BEEF COMPANY
FT. MORGAN, CO
GULFPORT, MS 20'
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.

STEER AND HEIFER BOTTOM ROUNDS:
H & H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
GULFPORT, MS 4
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

HIGH QUALITY BEEF:

Colonial Beef Co.
Philadelphia, PA
IMPS 112 Frozen
Netherlands 18,

Monfort Packing Co.
Grand Island, NE
IMPS 168 Chilled
Fed. Rep. of Germany 144,

IMPS 168 Chilled
Fed. Rep. of Germany 126,

IMPS 168 Frozen
Netherlands 216,

E.A. Miller/
Spencer Beef Co.
Fremont, NE
IMPS 109 Frozen
Netherlands 72,

Swift Ind. Packing Co.
Wichita, KS
IMPS 184 Frozen
United Kingdom 72,

IMPS 184 Frozen
United Kingdom 72,

Colonial Beef Co.
Philadelphia, PA
IMPS 1180 Frozen
United Kingdom 36,

IMPS 1180A Frozen
United Kingdom 36,

Monfort Packing Co.
Denver, CO
IMPS 168 Frozen
United Kingdom 360,


0,000 1.1075






0,000 1.2200








000 3.73





000 1.90


000 1.90


000 1.90






000 1.85





000 2.05


000 2.05





000 4.10


000 4.25





000 1.90


HIGH QUALITY BEEF CONT.:

Monfort Packing Co.
Greeley, CO
IMPS 168 Chilled
Denmark

Monfort Processed Foods
Hastings, NE
IMPS 1173B Frozen
United Kingdom

Monfort Packing Co.
Grand Island, NE
IMPS 184 Chilled
Denmark

Swift Ind. Packing Co.
Wichita, KS
IMPS 168 Frozen
United Kingdom


180,000 1.90





36,000 3.95





90,000 2.40





360,000 1./5




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08486 9394


AWARDS


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


FIGS, CALIMYRNA, DRIED


VALLEY FIG GROWERS
FRESNO CA 9,338 $43.35
8,004 $46.35
TOTAL AWARDED: 17,342 RANGE: $43.35-46.35

PRODUCERS PACKING CORP.
FRESNO CA 10,672 $45.90
6,670 $46.80
TOTAL AWARDED: 17,342 RANGE: $45.90-46.80


FIGS, MISSION, DRIED
30


VALLEY FIG GROWERS
FRESNO

TOTAL AWARDED:

PRODUCERS PACKING
FRESNO


TOTAL AWARDED:


CA 6,670 $17.97
13,340 520.97
20,010 RANGE: $17.97-20.97

CORP.
CA 13,340 $20.58
5,336 $21.87
18,67b RANGE: $20.58-21.87


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