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
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Washington, D.C
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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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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.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
aleph - 001320797
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oclc - 09993016
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Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
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AMS FOOD


PURCHASES


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


WEEKLY
SUMMARY


VOL.
NO.


J u 1 y 1 4, 1 9 8 6


During the week of July 7-11, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 2 commodity purchases totaling
10,553,116 pounds at a cost of $11,638,000.

The purchases were: canned beef and frozen beef carcasses (purchased
by the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC)).

Offers were invited for: dried figs, canned beef, and frozen beef
carcasses.

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 the
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.!/ CostU/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) rangel/ period due by period


Figs, dried


NONE


Beef, 2,233 2,628
canned (51,218) (61,629)


: Jul 28 Aug 4


$1.1769 Week of :
Aug 17 : Jul 14


Beef carcasses,
frozen 8,320 9,010 $1.0277- Jul 20- Jul 15
(17,760) (18,939) $1.1044 3/ Aug 2


Jul 18

Jul 18


Sep 16-
Oct 31
Week of
Aug 24

Jul 27-
Aug 9








WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED


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


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

2/ In dollars per pound.

3/ Steer and heifer carcasses $1.0585 to $1.1044 per pound;

cow carcasses $1.0277 to $1.0400 per pound.








AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES

COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. Port of Export)

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES:

ALTA VERDE BEEF PACK, LTD.


EAGLE PASS, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED -

CONSOLIDATED BEEF
HURON, SD
SAVANNAH, GA
CONSOLIDATED BEEF
GREEN BAY, WI
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED -

EXCEL CORP.
PLAINVIEW, TX
SAVANNAH, GA
EXCEL CORP.
DODGE CITY, KS
SAVANNAH, GA


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


80,000 1.0900


80,000 LBS.


INDUSTRIES, INC.


INDUSTRIES, INC.


640,000 LBS.


TOTAL AWARDED 1,120,000 LBS.

HARRIS RANCH BEEF CO.
SELMA, CA
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 800,000 LBS.

1BP, INC.
AMARILLO, TX
BROWNSVILLE, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 1,600,000 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GRAND ISLAND, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 440,000 LBS.

JOHN MORRELL & COMPANY
SIOUX FALLS, SD
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 480,000 LBS.


240,000 1.0995


400,000 1.0995





320,000 1.0905


800,000 1.0865





800,000 1.0961





1,600,000 1.1044





320,000 1.0960


120,000 1.0960





480,000 1.073L


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES Continued

COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. Port of Export)

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES CONT.:


MOYER PACKING CC
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED -


160,000 LBS.


PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
.GREEN BAY, Wl
SAVANNAH, GA
PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
HOSPERS, IA
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 800,000 LBS.

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

TAMA MEAT PKG. CORP.
TAMA, IA
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 240,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


160,000 1.0585





400,000 1.0910


400,000 1.0975





120,000 1.0985





120,000 1.0964





240,000 1.1000


COW CARCASSES:


MOYER PACKING CO.
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 600,000 LBS.

TAMA MEAT PKG. CORP.
TAMA, IA
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.


40,000 1.0385





600,000 1.0400





120,000 1.0364


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES Continued


COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. Port of Export)


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


COW CARCASSES CONT.:


TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

VALLEYDALE PACKERS, INC.
BRISTOL, VA
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 800,000 LBS.


80,000 1.0385




80,000 1.0277




800,000 1.0400


CANNED BEEF


COMPANY/SHIPPING POING
F.O.B. ORIGIN

LAKESIDE PACKING CO.
PLAINVIEW, MA
TOTAL AWARDED 2,233,116 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


2,233,116 1.1769