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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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SS FOOD

CHASES


February 11, 1985

3ocaeB g the week of February 4-8, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
- s /tural Marketing Service announced 8 commodity purchases totaling
32,538,900 pounds at a cost of $14,118,000.
The purchases were: frozen ground beef patties; fresh frozen cut-up
chicken, bulk pack chicken, chicken thighs and drumsticks; fresh D'Anjou and
Bosc pears; frozen oven type crinkle cut french fried potatoes and fry type
crinkle cut french fried potatoes.
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,
and chicken thighs and drumsticks.
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 lbs.) ($1,000) range!/ period due by period


Ground beef, 1,436
frozen patties (34,625)


1,579 $1.0683- Mar 10-16:
(36,140) 1.1249


"PROGRAM COMPLETED"


Chicken, fresh
frozen cut-up
Chicken, bulk
pack
Chicken, thighs
& drumsticks


5,890 3,705 $0.5997- Mar 10-23: Feb 15
(62,586) (37,763) 0.6584
36 20 $0.5500 Mar 10-23 Feb 15
(4,824) (2,591)
380 215 $0.5463- Mar 10-23: Feb 15
(3,838) (2,128) 0.5792


UNITED STATES 'WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE VOL. XV
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250 NO. 20


Feb 21

Feb 21

Feb 21


Mar 24-
Apr 6
Mar 24-
Apr 6
Mar 24-
Apr 6






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


Pears,fresh
D'Anjou

Pears, fresh
Bosc

French fry
potatoes,
fry type

French fry
potatoes,
oven type


4,941


1,172 $5.30-
8.90


Mar 1-31


27 $6.49 Mar 1-31


2,178



17,556


838 $9.64


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


July 1-
Sep 30


6,562 $8.22- July 1-
9.825 Sep 30


"NONE"


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 pears and french fries--dollars per case.


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED










PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


PEARS, D'ANJOU. FRESH
45 LB.


TRIAD MRKETING
PATEROS 9 900
ETCHEE WR. 900
900
900
900
TOTAL AWMREED: 4,500 RMN(E:

NUCHIEF SALES, INC.
BREESTER W. 900
900
900
TOAL AWARDED: 2,700 RANGE:


RAINIER FRUIT SALES, INC.


YAKIMF


TOTL ATIARIED:

iENOKA SALES
CASHMERE AND
IEAVENWDRMT
CASHMERE
EATHEE AND
PESHBSTIN
MENATCHEE
TOTAL AMAREED:

MELLS AND WAIE F
NATEE

TOTAL AARDEED:

IMPERIAL SALES a
GRANVWIEW
INCHES


TOMAL AWARDED:


WA 1800
900
2,700 RANGE:


$5.80
$5.30
$5.55
$5.75
$5.95
$5.30-5.95


$5.72
$6.22
$6.79
$5.72-6.79


$5.78
$6.78
$5.78-6.78


4,500 $6.48
900 $5.98


WA 2,700
W'A 1,800
9,900 RANGE:

FRUIT 00.
99 900
900
1,800 RANGE:


VA 1,800
WA 3,600
1,800
4,500
11,700 RANGE:


$5.94
$6.06
$5.94-6.48


$6.12
$6.93
$6.12-6.93


$6.37
$6.37
$7.67
$8.67
$6.37-8.67


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


PEARS. D'AJOUI. FRESH
45 IB.


AFSHINGrt FRUIT & PRODUCE OD


NINERMDOD SPUR


TTYAL ATED:
TOmAL CARDED:


WA 9,000
3,600
900
1,800
1,800
1,800
1,800
WA 5,400
900
27,000 RINGE:


$6.49
$6.99
$7.19
$7.29
$7.39
$7.49
$8.49
$6.49
$6.99
$6.49-8.49


CASCADIAN FRUIT SHIPPERS INC
ENATCEEE VA 900 $6.55
1,800 $7.55
900 $8.30
TOTAL AMARED: 3,600 MRNGE:$6.55-8.30


HIGHLAND FRUIT
AOKIM


TOTAL AWARDED:


GROWCES INC
Wk 1,800
1,800
1,800
5.400 RANGE:


VWSHINGIC N FRUIT GROCERS INC


WE1ATCHEE


TOIAL AWORED:

STEMILT GROWERS
STEMILT



TOTAL AWARDED:


1W 900
900
900
900
3,600 RANGE:

INC.
WA 1,800
900
1,800
900
5,400 RANGE:


ROGUE VALLEY MARKETING ASS
EEPFORD OR 900
1,800
4,500
1,800
1,800
900
900
900
900
TOTAL AWIREED: 14,400 RANGE:


$6.60
$7.60
$8.60
$6.60-8.60


$6.74
$7.48
$8.48
$8.78
$6.74-8.78


$6.79
$7.29
$7.79
$8.21
$6.79-8.21


$7.15
$7.45
$7.95
$8.05
$8.15
$8.25
$8.45
$8.70
$8.75
$7.15-8.75


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AWARDS


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT





AWARDS


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PEAIS. D'ANOUC
45 LB.

STAEEMNE FRUIT INC


PRICE
NO. CASES PER ASE


FRESH


OIELL OR 900 $7.38
900 $7.87
900 $7.93
900 $8.47
900 $8.79
900 $8.81
TOTAL AWRIED: 5,400 RANGE: $7.38-8.81

DUCKALL-POCIEY FRUIT 00
HOOD RIVER OR 4,500 $7.79
2,700 $8.40
TOTAL AtRIED: 7,200 RINGE: $7.79-8.40

NOM1RDESTER FRUIT AND PRODUCE CD., INC.
sEED WA 3,600 $8.00
TOIAL AMWRED: 3,600 RMGE: $8.00


NORDMWEST FISH, INC.
IOEEN WVA
TOTAL AWRDEED:


900 $8.90
900 IMNE: $8.90


PEMRS. BOC. RESH
45 LB.

WMSHINGI( FRUIT & PRKUCE CD.
U~EICMD SPUR W 2,700 $6.49
TOTAL AWRRED: 2,700 RNUZE: $6.49


I


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


FIIRWH FRIES, FRY TYPE

IAMB-WSTON INC
(NbmNEL 1A 72,600
TOTAL ARRED: 72,600

FE1NCH FRIES, OVEN TYPE

M- CAIN FOO(S, INC.
EASTON E 162,800
TOIAL AWVRIED: 162,800

(cMATICT CO
OrELLw tA 99.000


TOTAL AARED:

IAM-VSTON INC
CMERELL
TOTAL AMRIED:


66,000
165,000


R 257,400
257,400


$9.54





$8.22



$9.45
$9.825



$9.54


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AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


GOLDEN POULTRY CO.
DOUGLAS, GA
LAKE WALES, FL


GOLD KIST,INC.
ATLANTA, GA
MILLARD, NE
BOWLING GREEN, KY
MADISON, AL
BIRMINGHAM, AL
ST. PAUL, MN
MARTIN, TN
OWENSBORO, KY
IOWA CITY, IA
COOKEVILLE, TN
SINGLETON, TN


GREEN ACRE FARMS, INC.
WALNUT GROVE, MS
GRANITE CITY, IL
LOS ANGELES, CA
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
CAMBRIDGE CITY, IN


0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
PORTLAND, OR
EUGENE, OR


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


PRC


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.



38,000 0.6308


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


114,000
494,000
38,000
114,000


38,000
152,000
38,000


0.6324
0.6218
0.6100
0.6100
0.6350
0.6218
0.6218
0.6284
0.6192
0.6218



0.6092
0.6584*
0.6289
0.6111



0.6395
0.6500
0.6485


ALL OTHER COMMODITY A


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

SPRING VALLEY FARMS, INC.
OXFORD, AL
TULSA, OK
LOS ANGELES, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
E. HARTFORD, CT


PECO FOODS INC.
TUSCALOOSA, AL
MILWAUKEE, WI
EL PASO, TX
EAU CLAIRE, WI
DES MOINES, IA
PHOENIX, AZ
W. PALM BEACH, FL
MIAMI, FL
MADISON, WI
GREEN BAY, WI
KANSAS CITY, MO
CLEARFIELD, UT
SANDY, UT
LITTLETON, NH


MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
AUGUSTA, GA
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL
BURLINGTON, NC
LAKE WALES, FL
TROY, NC
HIGH POINT, NC
LUMBERTON, NC


ALLE PROCESSING CORP.
BROOKLYN, NY
WESTBURY, NY


PETERSON INDUSTRIES
DECATUR, AR
SPRINGFIELD, MO


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,000
152,000
190,000
76,000



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




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


0.6320*
0.6490*
0.6485*
0.6390*



0.6249
0.6349
0.6349
0.6299
0.6499
0.6299
0.6299
0.6299
0.6349
0.6289
0.6549
0.6549
0.6449




0.6152
0.6222
0.6297
0.6222
0.6297
0.6222
0.6222
0.6222


76,000 0.6250




114,00Q0 0.5997


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AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


NO. LBS.


VICTOR F. WEAVER, INC.
NEW HOLLAND, PA
HATFIELD, PA
EASTMONT, AL
CHARLOTTE, NC
SALISBURY, NC
TROTWOOD, OH
HERTY, TX
CHICAGO, IL


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


FIELDALE CORP.
BALDWIN, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
ORANGEBURG, SC
MARLBORO, NY
BUFFALO, NY
CHARLOTTE, NC
LEBANON, TN
CEDARTOWN, GA


GRESS FOODS
GAINESVILLE, GA
WAYCROSS, GA
ADEL, GA
AMERICUS, GA
COLUMBUS, GA
ATLANTA, GA
TOLEDO, OH
CLEVELAND, GA


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


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


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
COLUMBUS, OH
CHICAGO, IL


PRICE
$/LB.





0.6220
0.6054
0.6100
0.6107
0.6153
0.6212
0.6186




0.6169
0.6300*
0.6418
0.6420
0.6300*
0.6246
0.6169




0.6185
0.6200
0.6200
0.6175
0.6175
0.6350
0.6133


152,000 0.6246
38,000 0.6273


FROZEN CHICKEN CONTINUED

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

ROCCO FARM FOODS, INC.
EDINBURG, VA
BROCKTON, MA
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
WORCESTER, MA
ALBANY, NY
PHILADELPHIA, PA
WESTBURY, NY
AUBURN, NY
N. STRABANE, PA
BALTIMORE, MD
YORK, PA
HUMMELS WHARF, PA
PROVIDENCE, RI

CHOCTAW MAID FARMS, INC.
CARTHAGE, MS
DENVER, CO
ALEXANDRIA, LA
HARAHAN, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
SAN ANTONIO, TX
SHREVEPORT, LA
HOUSTON, TX
DALLAS, TX
WACO, TX
BEAUMONT, TX
PARIS, TX


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


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



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


0.6375
0.6375
0.6375
0.6339
0.6290
0.6339
0.6339
0.6289
0.6250
0.6255
0.6289
0.6375



0.6342
0.6092
0.6092
0.6042
0.6171
0.6092
0.6158
0.6131
0.6171
0.6131
0.6131


COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)


0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
FT. SMITH, AR


36,000 0.5500


COMMODITY C (THIGHS AND DRUMSTICKS)


TASTYBIRD FOODS
RUSSELLVILLE, AR
SEATTLE, WA
SPOKANE, WA
CHARLESTON, WV
LOS ANGELES, CA (F.A.S.)


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


0.5792
0.5753
0.5463
0.5661


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FROZEN GROUND BEEF PATTIES

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

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
TAMPA, FL
HOLLAND, MI
KALAMAZOO, MI
LANSING, MI
MARSHALL, MI
BURGAW, NC
BUTNER, NC
FAYETTEVILLE, NC
KINSTON, NC
RALEIGH, NC
COLUMBIA, SC
CONWAY, SC
ORANGEBURG, SC
CHARLOTTE, NC
CULPEPER, VA
HAMPTON, VA
RICHMOND, VA
ROANOKE, VA
SO. POCOMOKE, MD
CHARLESTON, WV
TOTAL AWARDED 869,400 LBS.

SERVICE PACKING CO.
LOS ANGELES, CA
LOS ANGELES, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
TOTAL AWARDED 378,000 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
WYOMING, DE
TOTAL AWARDED 37,800 LBS.

ROCHESTER MEATS, INC.
ROCHESTER, MN
IRON MOUNTAIN, MI
BUTNER, NC
ELBERTON, GA
HICKORY, NC
TOTAL AWARDED 151,200 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


37,800
37,800
37,800
151,200
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800


1.1249
1.0949
1.0949
1.0949
1.0949
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1149
1.1124
1.1099
1.1149
1.1099
1.1099.
1.1074
1.1074


226,800 1.0750
151,200 1.0947




37,800 1.1149


37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800


1.0683
1.0912
1.0899
1.0893


AWARDS


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