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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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.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
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oclc - 09993016
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Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text

U'
DI
AMS FOOD L

PURCHASE


L
6-.-
During the week of Febru C ic
Agriculture's Agricultural Marketin n-
totaling 2,854,750 pounds at a cost of $3, -0,000.


The purchases were:
canned tuna.


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOL.XIV
NO. 23


March 4, 1985


Sthe U.S. Department of
iunced 2 commodity purchases


frozen fried batter/breaded chicken patties and


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

Offers were invited for: Canned tuna and canned pork.

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 QuantityJ/ Cost / Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range./ period due by period


1,558
(15,618)
1,297
(2,269)


1,991
(20,284)
1,669
(2,916)
"NONE"


$1.2539-
1.3122
$24.93-
31.83


Mar 31-
Apr 6
Apr 7-13


"PROGRAM COMPLETED"


:Mar 11
:Mar 18


Mar 15

Mar 22


Apr 21-
27
Apr 28-
May 4


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
Total for the ongoing purchase program. Chicken patty program announced June 29;
canned tuna program announced Jan 31.


2/ In dollars per pound--except canned tuna--dollars per case.


Chicken
patties
Tuna,
canned
Pork,
canned










AWARDS


CHICKEN PATTIES

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


BLUE COACH FOODS
VINELAND, NJ
CCINCNNATI, OH
CLEVELAND, OH


BARRETT FOOD CORP.
MASPETH, NY
NAMPA, ID
HOPKINS, MN
MILWAUKEE, WI
N. STRABANE, PA
WESTBURY, NY
EAU CLAIRE, WI
GREEN BAY, WI
JACKSONVILLE, FL (F.A.S.)
HOLLAND, MI


HI-BRAND FOODS
GARDENA, CA
LOS ANGELES, CA


ZARTIC, INC.
CEDARTOWN, GA
TUPELO, MS
DALLAS, TX
HOUSTON, TX
SAC;'MEINT CA


MOTT'S INC. OF MISSISSIPPI
WATER VALLEY, MS
HELENA, MT
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
LOS ANGELES, CA (F.A.S.)


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


38,000
38,000


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


1.2600
1.2600




1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539
1.2539


152,000 1.2950


76,000
38,000
76,000
266,000


38,000
76,000
114,000


1.2599
1.2744
1.2733
1.3122




1.3074
1.3021
1.3093


I


CANNED TUNA


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

66.5 oz. cans:

Mitsubishi Foods (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Nebraska City, NE
Total Awarded 23,490 Cases

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
Jessup, MD
Total Awarded 15,600 Cases

12.5 oz. cans:

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
Kansas City, KS
Total Awarded 17,290 Cases


PRICE
NO. CASES S'CASE


23,400 31.83




15,600 31.60


17,290 24.93


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