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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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AMS FOOD

PURCHASE



During the week of
Agricultural Marketing S
10,478,148 pounds at a cost o


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE
WA\HINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOL. XIII
NO. 4o


I August 13, 1984

S. Department of Agriculture's
six commodity purchases totaling


The purchases were: frozen ground beef patties, canned pink salmon; fresh
frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken, thighs and drumsticks; and canned
apricots.

All purchases were for school lunch and other domestic feeding programs
with the bulk going to the school lunch program.

Offers were invited for: frozen ground beef patties, canned pink salmon
fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken, thighs and drumsticks, and
dried egg mix.

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


Beef patties, 1,890
frozen ground (3,742)
Chicken, fresh 3,838
frozen cut-up
Chicken, bulk 72
pack
Chicken, thighs 152
and drumsticks
Dried egg mix
Salmon, pink 1,408
canned
Apricots, 3,119
canned


2,022 $1.0380-
(3,998) 1.0985
2,307 $0.5553-
0.6345
38 $0.5329

87 $0.5611-
0.5877
"NONE"
2,165 $1.5011-
1.6129
1,875 $19.95-
21.75


Sep 9-15 :Aug 17

Sep 9-22 :Aug 17

Sep 9-22 :Aug 17

Sep 9-22 :Aug 17

Aug 21
Sep 16-29 :Aug 20

Oct 1-31


Aug 24 Sep 23-29

Aug 23 Sep 23-
Oct 6
Aug 23 Sep 23-
Oct 6
Aug 23 Sep 23-
Oct 6
Aug 24 Oct 1-31
Aug 24 Sep 30-
Oct 13
"NONE"


_/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
total for the ongoing purchase program. First purchase under the canned pink salmon
program announced July 25. Chicken program announced July 13; frozen ground beef
patty program announced July 2.
2/ In dollars per pound, except canned apricots--dollars per case.


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AWARDS


CHICKEN

Fresh Frozen Cut-up


Company and F.O.B.
Destination

Commodity A (Cut-up)

Simmons Industries, Inc.
Siloam Springs, Ark.
Truck or Rail Delivery
Fargo, N.D.
Tulsa, Okla.

Peco Foods, Inc.
Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Truck Delivery Only
Cincinnati, Ohio
Truck or Rail Delivery
Canton, Ohio
Kokomo, Ind.
Granite City, Ill.
Lubbock, Tex.
Louisville, Ky.

O.K. Foods, Inc.
Ft. Smith, Ark.
Truck Delivery Only
Denver, Colo.
Truck or Rail Delivery
Little Rock, Ark.
Millard, Neb.
Helena, Mont.
Springfield, Mo.

B.C. Rogers and Sons, Inc.
Morton. Miss.


Truck or Rail Delivery
El Paso, Tex.
San Angelo, Tex.
St. Louis, Mo.
Nashua, N.H.
Hopkins, Minn.

Choctaw Maid Farms, Inc.
Carthage, Miss.
Truck Delivery Only
Salt Lake City, Utah
Truck or Rail Delivery
Harahan, La.
Alexandria, La.
Baton Rouge, La.
Milwaukee, Wis.

*NOTE: Indicates nine-piece
A is eight-piece cut,


No.
1,000 Ibs.


Price
$/lb.


.6175*
.5985*




.5999

.6049
.6049
.6049
.6079
.5989




.6075

.5845
.5995
.6345
.5900


.6013
.5947
.5908
.6118
.5987




.6319

.5969
.5970
.5979
.6109


cut; all other Commodity


I.


FRESH FROZEN CUT-UP CHICKEN


(Commodity A)

Company and F.O.B.
Destination

Green Acre Farms, Inc.
Walnut Grove, Miss.
Truck Delivery Only
Jackson, Miss.
Hattiesburg, Miss.
Prestonsburg, Ky.
Conway, S.C.
Columbia, S.C.
Orangeburg, S.C.
Tupelo, Miss.
Portland, Ore.
Truck or Rail Delivery
Los Angeles, Calif.
Boston, Mass.
San Diego, Calif.
Long Beach, Calif.
Jacksonville, Fla. (f.a.s.)
Oklahoma City, Okla.
Portland, Maine
Worcester, Mass.
Landover, Md.

Gold Kist, Inc.
Atlanta, Ga.
Truck Delivery Only
Griffin, Ga.
Augusta, Ga.
Truck or Rail Delivery
Utica, N.Y.
Holley, N.Y.
Albany, N.Y.
Binghamton, N.Y.
Bombay, N.Y.
Brockton, Mass.
Brightwood, Mass.
Hatfield, Pa.
Philadelphia, Pa.
Jacksonville, Fla.(f.a.s.)


Commodity B (Bulk Pack)

Tyson's Foods, Inc.
Springdale, Ark.
Truck Delivery Only
Berryville, Ark.


Commodity C (Thighs and


- CONTI


Drumsticks)


Tastybird Foods
Russellville, Ark.
Millard, Neb.


Green Acre Farms, Inc.
Walnut Grove, Miss.
Truck Delivery Only
Seattle, wash.
Truck or Rail Delivery
Millard, Neb.
- more -


.6089
.6116
.6116
.6043
.6063
.5862





,,
.5329






.5645


76 .5877

38 .5611


NUED


No. Price
1,000 lbs. $/lb.




76 .5553
76 .5588
190 .5775
38 .5885*
38 .5985*
38 .5984*
76 .5589
38 .6275

304 .6221*
76 .5995
38 .6221*
38 .6221*
114 .5997*
76 .5970*
38 .6025
38 .6025
38 .6103*




76 .5900
38 .5900

38 .6089
114 .6063
38 .6089
38 .6076






AWARDS


FROZEN GROUND BEEF PATTIES

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

Max Bauer Meat Packer
Miami, Fla.
Total Awarded 831,600 lbs.
Baltimore, Md.
Newark, N.J.
Port Newark, :I.J.
Vineland, N.J.
Chapman, Pa.
Scranton, Pa.
Williamsport, Pa.
Culpeper, Va.
Manassas, Va.
Richmond, Va.
Roanoke, Va.
Charleston, W.Va.
Burgaw, N.C.
Butner, N.C.
Fayetteville, N.C.
Halifax, II.C.
Troy, N.C.
Wilson, N.C.


Kiebco Foods
Dewitt, lich.
Total Awarded -
Chicago, 111.
Green Bay, Wis.
Milwaukee, Wis.

Quality Steaks
Denver, Colo.
Total Awarded -
Nampa, Idaho


151,200 1bs.






75,600 lbs.


Supreme Beef Processors
Dallas, Tex.
Total Awarded 718,200 Ibs.
Boston, Mass.
Brightwood, Mass.
North Strabane, Pa.
Phoenix, Ariz.
Chicago, Ill.
Granite City, Ill.
Eau Claire, Wis.
Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa
Millard, Neb.
Kansas City, Mo.

Top Line Packing Co.
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Total Awarded 113,400 Ibs.
Brockton, Mass.
Providence, R.I.


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


37,800
37,300
75,600
37,800
75,600
75,600
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
75,600
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800




75,600
37,800
37,800


1.0675
1.0745
1 .0745
1.0745
1.0745
1.0745
1 .0745
1 .0645
1 .0645
1 .0645
1.0645
1.0645
1 .0585
1 .0585
1 .0585
1 .0585
1 .0585
1 .0585




1.0440
1.0540
1.0380


75,600 1.0985


37,800
37,800
75,600
189,000
37,800
75,600
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
113,400


1.0972
1.0969
1.0817
1.0819
1.0677
1.0635
1.0776
1.0700
1.0720
1.0641
1.0572


75,600 1.0727
37,800 1.0727


I


CANNED PINK SALMON


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

Larsen Bay Seafoods, Inc.
Seattle, Wash.
Total Awarded 26,752 cases
Essex Jct.,Vt./Auburn, N.Y.
Utica, N.Y./Marlboro, N.Y.
Brooklyn, N.Y.
Williamsport, Pa./York, Pa.
Baltimore, Md.
New Castle, Del./Washington, D.C.
Manassas, Va./Culpeper, Va.
Salisbury, N.C./Butner, N.C.
Griffin, Ga.
Atlanta, Ga ./Macon, Ga.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Tupelo, Miss./Jackson, Miss.
Mobile, Ala./Eastmont, Ala.
Madison, Ala.
Canton, Ohio
Boyne Falls, Mich./Lansing, Mich.
Granite City, Ill.
Lac-du-Flambeau, Wis.
St. Paul, Minn./Duluth, Minn.
Cass Lake, Minn./Red By, Minn.
Mahnomen, Minn.
Alexandria, La.
Oklahoma City, Okla.
North McAlester, Okla.
Fort Worth, Tex./Waco, Tex.
San Antonio, Tex.
Albuquerque, N. Mex.
Kansas City, Kans.
Sioux Falls, S.D./Rapid City, S.D.
Fargo, N.D.
Los Angeles, Calif.

Walter-Thomas Corporation
Kent, Wash.
Total Awarded 3,520 cases
Portland, Maine/Bangor,Maine
Catano, P.R./Arecibo, P.R.
Charlotte, N.C./Conway, S.C.
Jacksonville, Fla.
Lake Wales, Fla.


CANNED APRICOTS
6/10

Company and Shipping
Point

Pacific Coast Producers
Lodi, Calif.


Sun Garden Packing Co.
San Jose, Calif.


Tri/Valley Growers
Modesto, Calif.


No. Cases




704
704
704
704
1,408
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
2,112
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
704
2,112
704
704
2,112




704
704
704
704
704


Price
$/case
}.case




72.35
72.35
72.30
72.15
72.15
72.30
72.25
72.30
72.00
72.10
72.50
71.80
72.35
71.80
71.50
71.70
71.05
70.95
70.50
70.55
70.35
71.65
70.95
71.20
71 .30
71.45
70.55
70.75
70.30
70.10
69.80




72.50
75.00
72.50
72.50
72.50


Price
No. Cases $/case


11,000 19.95
11,000 20.15


19,800 21.39


35,200 21.75




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