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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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A.M.S. food purchases
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AMS FOOD A
A


PURCHASES
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During the week of November 25-29, the
Agricultural Marketing Service announced
17,081,060 pounds at a cost of $11,684,000.


UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE vo 15 i.
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December 2,198.5 J /

U.S. Department of Agricult Z's .. ,
5 commodity purchases tota!ing,..
-. -- .. -


The purchases were: fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken; frozen
ground pork, frozen beef patties (100% beef and patties with vegetable protein
product (VPP)); and frozen blueberries (cultivated and native).

All purchases were for school lunch and other domestic feeding programs
with the bulk going to the school lunch program.
Offers were invited for: fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken;
frozen ground pork, and frozen beef patties (100% beef and patties with
vegetable protein product (VPP)).

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.!/ Costl/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) rangelj/ period due by period
!


Chicken,fresh
frozen cut-up
Chicken,bulk
pack
Ground pork,
frozen
Beef patties,
frozen
Blueberries,
frozen


5,358
(45,942)
216
(3,456)
2,618
(10,318)
1,966
(17,993)
6,923


3,318
(27,467)
110
(1,783)
2,436
(9,339)
1,820
(16,026)
4,000


$0.5911- Dec
0.6612 Jan
$0.5114 Dec
Jan
$0.8925- Dec
1.1211 Jan
$0.8019- Dec
1.0265 3/Jan
$14.40- Jan
17.10 Mar


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--except frozen blueberries--dollars per case.
3/ Frozen ground beef patties (100% beef) $0.9663 to $1.0265 per pound; frozen beef
patties an VPP $0.8019 to $0.8207 per pound.


SDec 6
:Dec 6

:Dec 9
:Dec 6


29-
11
29-
11
29-
4
29-
4
16-
31


Dec 12
Dec 12

Dec 16
Dec 13
"NONE"


Jan 12-
25
Jan 12-
25
Jan 12-
18
Jan 12-
18


::






AWARDS


V


FROZEN CHICKEN
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)


GOLD KIST, INC.
ATLANTA, GA
LUBBOCK, TX
EL PASO, TX
ST. PAUL, MN
SIOUX FALLS, SD


GREEN ACRE FARMS, INC.
WALNUT GROVE, MS
LOS ANGELES, CA
NAMPA, ID
JACKSON, MS


PILGRIM INDUSTRIES INC.
MT. PLEASANT, TX
AMARILLO, TX


J. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
DENVER, CO
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
SEATTLE, WA


ROCKINGHAM POULTRY COOP., INC.
BROADWAY, VA
BUFFALO, NY
WILLIAMSPORT, PA
"1ANAS>AS, VA
CULPEPER, VA


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


76,000
76,000
76,000
76,000




114,000
152,000
114,000


0.6250
0.6270
0.6270
0.6288




0.6513*
0.6612*
0.6150*


38,000 0.6250


76,000
76,000
38,000


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


0.5937
0.5911
0.6202


0.6179
0.6049
0.6029
0.6029


ALL OTHER COMMODITY


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

SPRING VALLEY FARMS, INC.
NEW OXFORD, AL
CONWAY, SC
LOUISVILLE, KY
MILWAUKEE, WI
BIRMINGHAM, AL
E. BERNSTADT, KY
N. STRABANE, PA
ZANESVILLE, OH
BEAUMONT, TX
TUSCALOOSA, AL
CASPER, WY
SOUTHTON, TX
LITTLE ROCK, AR


PECO FOODS INC.
TUSCALOOSA, AL
MILLARD, NE
HELENA, MT
ST. PAUL, MN
HOUSTON, TX
DALLAS, TX
SEATTLE, WA
SPOKANE, WA


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


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




114,000
38,000
76,000
76,000
76,000
38,000
152,000


MCELRATH POULTRY
ALBERTVILLE, AL
PARIS, TN
SMYRNA, TN


CAGLE'S INC.
ATLANTA, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
AUGUSTA, GA
JACKSONVILLE,
HELENA, MT
WAYCROSS, GA
ADEL, GA
TROTWOOD, OH
VINELAND, NJ
ORANGEBURG, S(


0.6132
0.6132
0.6211
0.6139*
0.6105
0.6211
0.6171
0.6197
0.6186*
0.6474*
0.6210
0.6232*




0.6250
0.6560
0.6270
0.6200
0.6200
0.6600
0.6600


76,000 0.6150'
38,000 0.61504


FL (F.A.S.)


MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
EAU CLAIRE, WI
MADISON, WI
TOLEDO, OH
YOUNGSTOWN, OH


76,000
38,000
228,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
76,000




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


0.5959
0.6012
0.6045
0.6479
0.5992
U.5979
0.6091
0.6137
0.6032




0.6085
0.6085
0.6067
0.6067


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AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

ALLE PROCESSING CORP.
BROOKLYN, NY
WESTBURY, NY


PETERSON INDUSTRIES
DECATUR, AR
DES MOINES, IA


GRESS FARMS, INC.
SCRANTON, PA
BRONX, NY


MORIAH KOSHER POULTRY
NEW YORK, NY
WESTBURY, NY


FIELDALE CORP.
BALDWIN, GA
CINCINNATI, OH
ASHEVILLE, NC
MORGANTON, NC
N. WILKESBORO, NC
CHARLOTTE, NC
SALISBURY, NC
PORT NEWARK, NJ
LOUISA, KY
RAMA, NC


GRESS FOODS
GAINESVILLE, GA
BOSTON, MA
BROCKTON, MA
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
UTICA, NY
HOLLEY, NY
BINGHAMTON, NY
WESTBURY, NY
CHICAGO, IL
EAST GREENVILLE, SC


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
CANTON, OH
RICHMOND, KY
EAST RIDGE, TN


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.



38,000 0.6150




114,000 0.6025




76,000 0.6295




38,000 0.6199


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
76,000
38,000




38,000
38,000
38,000


0.6050
0.6040
0.6040
0.6040
0.6030
0.6030
0.6160
0.6060
0.6030




0.6257
0.6257
0.6257
0.6227
0.6227
0.6212
0.6227
0.6190
0.6085




0.6054
0.5997
0.5975


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


ROCCO FARM FOODS, INC.
EDINBURG, VA
PORTLAND, ME
BOMBAY, NY
PHILADELPHIA, PA
AUBURN, NY
ALTOONA, PA
RICHMOND, VA
PITTSBURGH, PA
BYRD, VA


CHOCTAW MAID FARMS, INC.
CARTHAGE, MS
ALEXANDRIA, LA
HARAHAN, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
SAN ANGELO, TX
LOS ANGELES, CA (F.A.S.)
SHREVEPORT, LA
PHOENIX, AZ


COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)

GOLD KIST, INC.
ATLANTA, GA
BERRYVILLE, AR
FT. SMITH, AR


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


38,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
152,000


0.6189
0.6189
0.6089
0.6189
0.6089
0.6089
0.6089
0.6089




0.6089
0.6089
0.6089
0.6284
0.6526
0.6089
0.6447


144,000 0.5114
72,000 0.5114


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AWARDS


FROZEN GROUND PORK


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

BO PACKING CO.
CHICAGO, IL
LITTLE ROCK, AR
LANDOVER, MD
ORLANDO, FL
TAMPA, FL
W. PALM BEACH, FL
CINCINNATI, OH
CHICAGO, IL
MILLARD, NE
CINCINNATI, OH
LOUISA, KY
ALEXANDRIA, LA
PORTLAND, ME
BALTIMORE, MD
ROCKVILLE, MD
BOSTON, MA
KALAMAZOO, MI
CANTON, OH
CLEVELAND, OH
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
PARIS, TN
CULPEPER, VA
IANASSAS, VA
RICHMOND, VA
BYRD, VA
TOTAL AWARDED 1,347,500 LBS.

BRYAN FOODS, INC.
WEST POINT, MS
BATON ROUGE, LA
COOKEVILLE, TN
JDHNSON CITY, TN
KNOXVILLE, TN
TOTAL AWARDED 192,500 LBS.

UEDAR RAPIDS MEATS, INC.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
GRANITE CITY, IL
DES MOIrNES, IA
IOWA CITY, IA
SPRINGFIELD, MO
LUBBI:IOK, TX
'GANA (GUAM), GQ
TOTAL AWARDED 308,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,500
77,000
38,500
38,500
38,500
77,000
77,000
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
77,000
38,500
115,500
154,000
38,500
77,000
38,500
77,000
38,500
38,500




38,500
38,500
38,500
77,000




77,000
38,500
38,500
77,000
38,500
38,500


0.9145
0.9287
0.9284
0.9289
0.9334
0.9049
0.8925
0.9125
0.9049
0.9223
0.9230
0.9301
0.9287
0.9287
0.9363
0.9027
0.9186
0.9174
0.9229
0.9229
0.9327
0.9327
0.9331
0.9327




0.9585
0.9578
0.9615
0.9588




0.9123
0.9067
0.8984
0.9166
0.933U
1.1211


if


FROZEN GROUND PORK Continued
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION

IBP, INC.
STORM LAKE, IA
DENVER, CO
MILLARD, NE
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
LUBBOCK, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 231,000 LBS.

LAKESIDE PACKING CO.
PLAINVIEW, MN
PHOENIX, AZ
AMARILLO, TX
EL PASO, TX
SAN ANGELO, TX
SEATTLE, WA
CHARLESTON, WV
TOTAL AWARDED 539,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,500
77,000
77,000
38,500




115,500
38,500
77,000
38,500
192,500
77,000


0.9435
0.9260
0.9510
0.9525




0.9299
0.9349
0.9349
0.9399
0.9349
0.9299


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AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF PATTIES
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION

TYPE 3 100% BEEF PATTIES


GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
IOWA CITY, IA
EAU CLAIRE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED -


75,600 LBS.


MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
FORT MEYERS, FL
LAKE WALES, FL
MOBILE, AL
LAKELAND, FL
GAINESVILLE, FL
KOKOMO, IN
MILLARD, NE
TOTAL AWARDED 529,200 LBS.

ROCHESTER MEATS, INC.
ROCHESTER, MN
KOKOMO, IN
GREEN BAY, WI
MADISON, WI
MILWAUKEE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 226,800 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
WYOMING, DE
BALTIMORE, MD
BOSTON, MA
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
BROCKTON, MA
NASHUA, NH
TOTAL AWARDED 340,200 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


37,800 0.9676
37,800 0.9663


37,800
37,800
37,800
226,800
37,800
113,400
37,800




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




37,800
75,600
75,600
37,800
75,600
37.800


1.0265
1.0234
1.0080
1.0234
1.0234
0.9976
0.9784




0.9888
0.9793
0.9788
0.9798




1.0100
1.0100
1.0100
1.0100
1.0100
1.0100


FROZEN BEEF PATTIES Continued

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

TYPE 4 BEEF PATTIES AND VPP


GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
BIRMINGHAM, AL
EASTMONT, AL
MOBILE, AL
TUSCALOOSA, AL
ADEL, GA
ALBANY, GA
AMERICUS, GA
AUGUSTA, GA
COLUMBUS, GA
EAST RIDGE, TN
GRIFFIN, GA
WAYCROSS, GA
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
CHAPMAN, PA
TOTAL AWARDED -


680,400 LBS.


TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
PORT NEWARK, NJ
YORK, PA
TOTAL AWARDED 113,400 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


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


0.8057
0.8115
0.8114
0.8115
0.8125
0.8125
0.8118
0.8095
0.8089
0.8046
0.8072
0.8136
0.8207
0.8019


37,800 0.8200
75,600 0.8200


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AWARDS


r


COMPANY AND PRICE
SHIPPING POINT NO. CASES PER CASE


BLUEBERRIES, CULTIVATED, FRZIEN
30 LBS.


ATIANTIC BLUEBERRY
VINELAND
TOTAL AWARDED:


NJ 1,334 $14.40
1,334 PRICE: $14.40


ADKIN BLLE RIBBON PACKING CO., INC.


BENTOCN HARB


TOTAL AWREDED:


CHERRY CENTRAL 0CX
DOIUGAS

TOTAL AWIREED:


RICHARD LANZA
VINELAND



TOTAL AWARDED:


S & K INDUSTRIES,
DOUGLAS
TOTAL AWARDED:


MI 13,340 $15.885
16,008 $16.485
29,348 RANGE: $15.885-16.485


SINCE
GA 8,004 $16.80
1,334 $17.10
9,338 RANGE: $16.80-17.10



NJ 6,670 $14.61
5,336 $15.21
10,672 $15.54
2,668 $16.20
25,346 RANGE: $14.61-16.20


INC
GA 1,334 $17.10
1,334 PRICE: $17.10


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CaSES PER CASE


BLUEBERRIES, NATIVE, FROZEN
30 LBS.

ALLEN' S BLUEBERRY FREEZER, INC.
ELLSWORTH ME 16,008 $15.88
2,668 $15.96
TOTAL AWREED: 18,676 RANGE: $15.88-15.96


G. M. ALLEN AND SCN, IN(
MIDDEBCRO M
NEW BEFORD M
ORLAND M
TOTAL AWABEED: 33,354


CHERRYFIELD FOOS, INC.
ELLSWDRTH M
SPRINGFIELD M

TOTAL AARED: 38,68


CAVE E. WEBB, INC.
CRLAND M
TOIAL AWARDED: 4,00:


AGVEST INC
FRANKLIN M



MIDDLEPORT N

TOTAL AWARIED: 16,00


JASPER WYM AND SCN
CEBLOIS M
MIDDLEBORD M
PROVIDENCE R
TOTAL AWARDED: 53,36


C.
. 6,670 $15.42
A 10,672 $15.27
E 16,008 $14.97
0 RANGE: $14.97-15.42



E 16,008 $15.75
A 16,008 $15.90
6,670 $16.50
6 RANGE: $15.75-16.50



E 4,002 $14.82
2 PRICE: $14.82



E 2,668 $15.28
2,668 $15.59
2,668 $15.68
2,668 $15.89
Y 2,668 $16.48
2,668 $16.68
8 RANGE: $15.28-16.68


E
A
I
0


28,014 $15.81
16,008 $16.20
9,338 $16.20
RANGE: $15.81-16.20

































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