AMS food purchases

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Material Information

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
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Publication Date:
Frequency:
weekly
regular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Food industry and trade -- Quality control -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Food adulteration and inspection -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
serial   ( sobekcm )
statistics   ( marcgt )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

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
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 001320797
notis - AGH1673
oclc - 09993016
lccn - sn 86029618
sobekcm - AA00005313_00001
Classification:
lcc - NOT IN LC
System ID:
AA00005313:00048

Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text




AMS FOOD

PURCHASE,




During the week of March 1 u,
Agricultural Marketing Service a' '
6,267,234 pounds at a cost of $8,177,000.


ED STATES WEEKLY
RTMENT OF
CULTURE SUMMARY
CULTURAL
UETING SERVICE VOL. XIV
IGTON. D.C. 20250 NO. 25


March 18, 1985
apartment of Agriculture's
immodity purchases totaling


The purchases were: canned beef, canned tuna.
The purchases were for school lunch and other domestic feeding programs
with the bulk going to the school lunch program.
Offers were invited for: canned beef, canned tuna.
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


Canned beef

Canned tuna


4,970
(8,068)
1,297
(3,566)


6,536 $1.2985-
(10,593) 1.3237
1,641 $31.23-
(4,557) 31.78


Week of
Apr 21


SMar 18


Apr 21-27: Mar 25


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
total for the ongoing purchase program. Canned tuna program announced January 31;
canned beef program announced February 14.
2/ In dollars per pound--except canned tuna--dollars per case.


Mar 22

Mar 29


Week of
Apr 28
May 5-11


'9 %6 5 7 1l4/2 i




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08486 8768


AWARDS


CANNED BEEF


Company & Shipping Point
(F.O.B. Origin)

Blue Star Foods, Inc.
Council Bluffs, IA


Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN

The Larsen Co., Inc.
Green Bay, WI


No. Lbs.


Pr ie
S ID.


rl6,144 Y.J9 5
864,432 1i.3,Jb


1,512,756 1.3U76


2,305,152 ].3237


CANNED TUNA


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


PRICE
NO. CASES $.CASE


66.5 oz. cans:


Mitsubishi Foods (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Lubbock, TX
Total Awarded 16,900 Cases

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
Lubbock, TX
Stockton, CA
Total Awarded 35,100 Cases


16,900 31.78




9,100 31 .23
26,000 31.54