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Title:
AMS food purchases
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AMS food purchases weekly summary
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Agricultural Marketing Service food purchases. Weekly summary
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A.M.S. food purchases
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Description based on: Vol. 8, no. 14 (Jan. 5, 1979); title from caption.
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United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

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FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

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AMS FOOD


PURCHASES


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


March 10, 1986

During the week of March 3-7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 4 commodity purchases totaling
38,618,874 pounds at a cost of $15,561,000.

The purchases were: canned tuna, canned beef; and frozen french fried
potatoes (oven and fry type strips) and frozen potato rounds.

All purchases were for school lunch and other domestic feeding programs
with the bulk going to the s c hool l u nch prog ram.


Offers were invited for:


canned tuna and canned beef.


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, 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-!/ Cost-/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range!/ period due by period


Tuna, 1,297
canned (4,214)
Beef, 4,250
canned (11,310)
Potatoes, 16,302
frozen (oven)
Potatoes, 1,482
frozen (fry)
Potato 15,288
rounds, frozen


1,585 $29.90-
(5,209) 31.70
5,016 $1.1769
(13,336) 1.1839
4,095 $5.66-
6.90
395 $6.30-
7.05
4,470 $7.05-
8.40


Apr 6-
19
Week of
Apr 13
Jul 1-
Sep 30
Jul 1-
Sep 30
Jul 1-
Sep 30


Mar 17

Mar 10


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in
total for the ongoing purchase program.
2/ In dollars per case--except canned beef--dollars per pound.


Mar 21 Apr 20-
May 3
Mar 14 Week of
Apr 20
"NONE"


"NONE"

"NONE"


parentheses, is cumulative







AWARDS


CANNED TUNA


COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION


PRICE
NO. CASES S CASE


66.5 oz. cans:


Mitsubishi Foods, (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Johnson City/Smyrna, TN
TOTAL AwAiDEO 1,300 Cases

Ocean Packing Corp.
Mayaguez, PR
Essex Jet., VT/Portland, ME
Charlestown, MA
Worcester/Springfield, MA
Westbury, NY
Columbus, OH
Lansing/Kalamazoo, MI
Dallas/Waco, TX
Lufkin/Paris, TX
Houston, TX
Dallas/Ft. Worth, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Sacramento, CA
Tukwila/Spokane, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 20,800 Cases

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Maaguez, PR
Mlrlooro, NY
Cheektowaga, N)
Erie, PA
New Castle, DE
Kokomo, IN
Lansing, MI
Madison/Milwaukee, WI
Cleveland, GA
Eastmont/Gadsden, AL
Butner, NC
Salisbury, NC
Iowa City, IA
Des Moines, IA
Millard, NE
Oklahoma City, i.U.
McAlester, Oi
~'ion3, CA
TUTAL AWAPDED 29,900 Cases


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1300
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1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
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2600
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31.05




30.51
30.01
3.1 .23
30.18
30.37
30.75
30.34
30.37
29.90
30.35
30.86
30.98
31.70




30.22
30.37
30..37
30.16
30.43
30.56
30.70
30.09
30.35
30.16
30.12
30.47
30.52
30.54
30.2'0
30.18
31.31


CANNED BEEF


Company & Shipping Point
(F.O.B. Origin)

The Larsen Co.
Green Bay, WI

Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


2,305,152 1.176


1,944,972 1.183


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AWARDS


COMPANY AND PRICE
SHIPPING POINT NO. CASES PER CASE


POTATOES, FRIES, FRY, FROZEN
6/5

MID AMERICA POTATO CD
GRAND RAPIDS MI 26,000 $7.05
TOTAL AWARDED: 26,000 PRICE: $7.05

J R SIMPIDT (0
HEYBURN ID 13,000 $6.30
TOTAL AWARDED: 13,000 PRICE: $6.30

INTERSTATE FOOD PROCESSING CORP
FORT FAIRFIELD ME 10,400 $6.30
TOFIAL AWARDED: 10,400 PRICE: $6.30

POTATOES, FRIES, OVEN, FROZEN
6/5

MID AMERICA POTATO 0
GRAND RAPIDS MI 52,000 $6.90
TOTAL AWARDED: 52,000 PRICE: $6.90

ORE-IDA FOODS INC
BURLEY ID 249,600 $5.664
GREENVILLE MI 83,200 $6.591
ONTARIO OR 5,200 $5.991
TOTAL AWARDED: 338,000 RANGE: $5.664-6.591

NORTH PACIFIC CANNERS & PACKERS
PROSSER WA 20,800 $5.765
2,600 $5.84
TOTAL AWARDED: 23,400 RANGE: $5.765-5.84

INTERSTATE FOOD PROCESSING CORP
FORT FAIRFIELD ME 23,400 $6.30
33,800 $6.45
33,800 $6.60
28,600 $6.85
TOTAL AWARDED: 119,600 RANGE: $6.30-6.85

S & K INDUSTRIES, INC
FORT FAIRFIELD ME 10,400 $6.85
'TAL AWARDED: 10,400 PRICE: $6.85


COMPANY AND PRI(
SHIPPING POINT NO. CASES PER CA.


POTATOES, ROUNDS, FROZEN
6/5

ORE-IDA FOODS INC
BURLEY ID 26,000 $7.16
GREENVILLE MI 195,000 $7.93!
PLVER WI 57,200 $7.93
TOTAL AWARDED: 278,200 RANGE: $7.167-7

MC CAIN FOODS, INC.
EASTON ME 13,000 $8.10
TOTAL AWARDED: 13,000 PRICE: $8.10

CARNATION CO
NAMPA ID 41,600 $7.05
TOTAL AWARDED: 41,600 PRICE: $7.05

GOURMET BRANDS
GRANDVIEW WA 166,400 $6.87
TOTAL AWARDED: 166,400 PRICE: $6.87

INTERSTATE FOOD PROCESSING CORP
FORT FAIRFIELD ME 10,400 $8.40
TOTAL AWARDED: 10,400 PRICE: $8.40


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