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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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AMS FOO

PURCHASE


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETINGG SERVICE


IINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOL. XIV
NO. 12


December 17, 1984


During the week of D e o3 the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Serv itrannounced 5 commodity purchases totaling
9,885,700 pounds at a cost of $8,051,000.
The purchases were: frozen ground beef patties, canned pork; fresh frozen
cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken, and chicken thighs and drumsticks.
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; fresh frozen cut-up
chicken, bulk pack chicken, chicken thighs and drumsticks; canned tomato paste,
shelled walnuts, and pitted prunes.
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) rangel/ period due by period


Ground beef, 2,873 2,952 $0.9925- Jan 13-19 Dec 21
frozen patties (26,725) (27,573) 1.0561


Dec 28


Jan 27-
Feb 2


Canned pork


1,801 2,010 $1.1097- Jan 13-26
(15,272) (17,367) 1.1298


"PROGRAM COMPLETED"


Chicken, fresh
frozen cut-up

Chicken, bulk
pack


4,408 2,657 $0.5685- Jan 13-26 Dec 21
(41,306) (24,513) 0.6455

576 308 $0.5169- Jan 13-26 Dec 21
(2,916) (1,539) 0.5485


Dec 27

Dec 27


Jan 27-
Feb 9

Jan 27-
Feb 9









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


Chicken,
thighs &
drumsticks

Tomato paste,
canned

Shelled
walnuts

Pitted prunes


228
(2,508)


124
(1 ,391)


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


$0.5424-
0.5489


Jan 13-26


Dec 21


Jan 8


Jan 3


Jan 3


Dec 27



Jan 15


Jan 11


Jan 11


Jan 27-
Feb 9


Feb 16-
Mar 31

Mar 1-
31

Mar 1-
31


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase.
total for the ongoing purchase program.
July 2; canned pork announced October 5;


Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
Frozen ground beef patty program announced
and chicken program announced July 13.


2/ In dollars per pound.


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED







AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


GOLD KIST,INC.
ATLANTA, GA
LOUISVILLE, KY
KOKOMO, IN
GRANITE CITY, IL
ST. LOUIS, MO
RICHMOND, KY
MADISON, WI


GREEN ACRE FARMS, INC.
WALNUT GROVE, MS
COLUMBIA, SC
ORANGEBURG, SC
ALEXANDRIA, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
DULUTH, MN
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
SAN ANTONIO, TX
MCALLEN, TX
SHREVEPORT, LA
NEW ORLEANS, LA
DES MOINES, IA
HICKORY, NC
CHARLOTTE, NC
MIAMI PLANTATION, FL
WACO, TX
BROWNWOOD, TX


SIMMONS INDUSTRIES, INC.
SILOAM SPRINGS, AR
TULSA, OK


0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
DENVER, CO
LITTLE ROCK, AR
MILLARD, NE
SPRINGFIELD, MO


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,000
114,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
38,000


38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
190,000
76,000
76,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
38,000


0.6076
0.6128
0.6108
0.6108
0.6068
0.6147




0.5970*
0.5970*
0.5715
0.5715
0.5986
0.5847
0.5884
0.5886
0.5715
0.5725
0.5916
0.5997*
0.5997*
0.5953
0.5845
0.5861


76,000 0.5685*


114,000
76,000
38,000
76,000


0.6250
0.6050
0.6150
0.6100


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


SPRING VALLEY
OXFORD, AL
OWENSBORO, KY
SMYRNA, TN
LEBANON, TN
RENO, NV
NAMPA, ID
CASPER, WY
MEMPHIS, TN
LOUISA, KY


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


FARMS, INC.


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


MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
MORGANTON, NC
N. WILKESBORO, NC
CHARLOTTE, NC
SALISBURY, NC
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
GREENSBORO, NC
ASHEVILLE, NC
DORAVILLE, GA


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


MORIAH KOSHER POULTRY
NEW YORK, NY
WESTBURY, NY


VICTOR F. WEAVER, INC.
NEW HOLLAND, PA
GRANITE CITY, IL
CLEVELAND, OH
N. STRABANE, PA
ROANOKE, VA
KENBRIDGE, VA
HUMMELS WHARF, PA


0.6110
0.6060
0.6055
0.6440
0.6455
0.6410'
0.6060
0.6105




0.5712
0.5780
0.5770
0.5770
0.5770
0.5780
0.5780
0.5770
0.5712


76,000 0.5900


38,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
114,000


0.6146
0.6186
0.6175
0.6103
0.6153
0.6162


NOTE: INDICATES NINE-PIECE CUT;
IS EIGHT-PIECE CUT.


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ALL OTHER COMMODITY A






AWARDS


U


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


FIELDALE CORP.
BALDWIN, GA
CINCINNATI, OH
DETROIT, MI
JACKSONVILLE, FL
BALTIMORE, MD
JOHNSON CITY, TN
CLEVELAND, GA
PORT NEWARK, NJ
VINELAND, NJ


GRESS FOODS
GAINESVILLE, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
MARLBORO, NY
YORK, PA


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
KOKOMO, IN


ROCCO FARM FOODS, INC.
EDINBURG, VA
BOSTON, MA
WORCESTER, MA
BINGHAMTON, NY
ROCKVILLE, MD


CHOCTAW MAID FARMS, INC.
CARTHAGE, MS
JACKSON, MS
HATTIESBURG, MS
HARAHAN, LA
FT. WORTH, TX
DALLAS, TX
PHOENIX, AZ


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


114,000
76,000
76,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
76,000




38,000
76,000
38,000


0.6068
0.6142
0.6072
0.6141
0.6059
0.5899
0.6185
0.6185




0.5775
0.5963
0.5763


190,000 0.6060


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


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


0.6149
U.6099
0.6079
0.5925




0.6039
0.6053
0.6089
0.6145
0.6129
0.6395


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


SPRING VALLEY FARMS, INC.
OXFORD, AL
BERRYVILLE, AR
FT. SMITH, AR


TYSON FOODS, INC.
SPRINGDALE, AR
BERRYVILLE, AR


CAGLE'S INC.
ATLANTA, GA
FT. SMITH, AR


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
WESTFIELD, WI


COMMODITY C (THIGHS AND DRUMSTICKS)


TASTYBIRD FOODS
RUSSELLVILLE, AR
CHARLESTON, WV
MADISON, WI
DENVER, CO
EAU CLAIRE, WI
GREEN BAY, WI


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.




144,000 0.5485
72,000 0.5485




216,000 0.5169




72,000 0.5485




72,000 0.5325


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


0.5489
0.5424
0.5463
0.5424
0.5424


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AWARDS


FROZEN GROUND BEEF PATTIES

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

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
ST. PAUL, MN
MILLARD, NE
ASHEVILLE, NC
MORGANTON, NC
SALISBURY, NC
EAU CLAIRE, WI
GREEN BAY, WI
MADISON, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 453,600 LBS.

H&H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
HOUSTON, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 37,800 LBS.

KIEBCO FOODS, INC.
DEWITT, MI
PORTLAND, ME
WORCESTER, MA
MILWAUKEE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 151,200 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
SACRAMENTO, CA
FRESNO, CA
DENVER, CO
GRANITE CITY, IL
HOUSTON, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 680,400 LBS.

MURCO, INC.
PLAINWELL, MI
BOSTON, MA
BROCKTON, MA
LITTLETON, NH
GREENVILLE, NC
JACKSONVILLE, NC
WHITEVILLE, NC
WILSON, NC
BLUESY SIDING, NC
BURLINGTON, NC
TOTAL AWARDED 453,600 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


151,200
75,600
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800


1.0162
1.0242
1.0459
1.0459
1.0459
1.0224
1.0264
1.0249


37,800 1.0105


75,600
37,800
37,800




302,400
37,800
151,200
151,200
37,800




113,400
75,600
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800


1.0362
1.0362
0.9940




1.0083
1.0083
0.9925
0.9963
1.0105




1.0450
1.0450
1.0450
1.0400
1.0400
1.0400
1.0400
1.0400
1.0400


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FROZEN GROUND BEEF PATTIES CONTINUED

COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION NO.

SERVICE PACKING CO.
LOS ANGELES, CA
LOS ANGELES, CA 18!
TOTAL AWARDED 189,000 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
TAMPA, FL 7!
LEESBURG, FL 7!
BUTNER, NC 3
HIGH POINT, NC 3
TOTAL AWARDED 226,800 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
BALTIMORE, MD 26
PORT NEWARK, NJ 18
VINELAND, NJ 7
TOTAL AWARDED 529,200 LBS.

TOP LINE PACKING CO.
GRAND RAPIDS, MI
LANDOVER, MD 3
ROCKVILLE, MD 3
LANDOVER, MD 7
TOTAL AWARDED 151,200 LBS.


CANNED PORK

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

The Larsen Company
Green Bay, WI
Kansas City, KS
TOTAL AWARDED 1,224

Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN
Kansas City, KS
TOTAL AWARDED 576,2


,612 LBS.


88 LBS.


PRICE
LBS. $/LB.



9,000 1.0239


5,600
5,600
7,800
7,800




4,600
9,000
5,600




7,800
7,800
5,600


1.0550
1.0561
1.0557
1.0548




1.0533
1.0292
1.0348




1.0180
1.0180
1.0180


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.



1,224,612 1.1097




576,288 1.1298

































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