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Title:
AMS food purchases
Uniform Title:
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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v. : ; 28 cm.
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Current issue also available online: AMS food purchases weekly summary.
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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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University of Florida
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FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text




AMS FOOD


PURCHASES


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250


March 25, 1985

During the week of March 18-22, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 3 commodity purchases totaling
7,545,168 pounds at a cost of $3,982,680.

The purchases were: canned pork; canned apple juice, and canned grape
juice. Offers for canned beef were rejected due to funding considerations and
relative price factors. This completes the canned beef program.

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 pork; canned grape juice.

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-!/ CostJ/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range-/ period due by period


Pork,
canned
Beef,
canned
Apple juice,
canned
Grape juice,
canned


2,737


2,337

2,470


2,843 $1.0369- Week of : Mar 25
1.0394 Apr 28
"REJECTED"


552 $7.99-
9.53
588 $8.34-
9.59


Apr 16-
Jun 30
Apr 16-
Jun 30


:Apr 16


Mar 29 Week of
May 5
"PROGRAM COMPLETED"

"NONE"


Apr 26


Jul 16-
Aug 31


1/ Current week's purchase. First purchase under the canned pork program announced
Feb. 26.

2/ In dollars per pound; apple juice and grape juice dollars per case.


I q,6 t /-/S







AWARDS


PRICE
ITEM DESTINATION NO. UNITS PER
NO. UNIT

APPLE JUICE. CANNED
12/46

CHERRY GROWERS INC
GRAWI MI


1 DETROIT, MI
2 DETROIT, MI
3 DETROIT, MI
4 DETROIT, MI
11 ANSAS CITY,
12 KANSAS CITY,
18 KANSAS CITY,
20 DETROIT, MI
21 DETROIT, MI
TOTAL AWARDED:


2,000
2,000
4,000
4,000
KS 2,000
KS 4,000
KS 2,000
2,000
2,000
24,000 RANGE: $7.99


8.20
8.20
8.35
8.35
9.15
9.15
9.15
7.99
7.99
- 9.15


tI-COUNTRY FOODS CORP.
SEIAH WA


8 SAN FRANCISOD, CA 2,000
9 SAN JOSE, CA 2,000
10 SAN JOSE, CA 2,000
16 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 2,000
17 SAN JOSE, CA 2,000
TOTAL AWARDED: 10,000 PRICE: $8.93


8.93
8.93
8.93
8.93
8.93


PARAMOUNT CITRUS ASSOC INC
SAN FERIUNDO CA


15 DENVER, CO
22 MC CUNE, NM
23 DENVER, OD
24 DENVER, CD
28 MC CUNE, NM
TOTAL AWARDED:


2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
10,000 RANGE: $9.24


9.53
9.24
9.53
9.53
9.24
- 9.53


SHENANDQIAH APPLE CD-CP INC
WINCHESTER VA


5 BURNER, NC 2,000
6 TAHLEQAII, OK 2,000
7 RAPID CITY, SD 1,333
SIOUX FALLS, SD 667
13 OKLAHIOM CITY, OK 2,000
14 N. ?MCALSTER, OK 2,000
25 RAPID CITY, SD 1,333
SIOUX FALLS, SD 667
27 MILLARD, NE 2,000
TOTAL AWARDED: 14,000 RANGE: $8.17


8.17
9.05
9.12
Is
9.46
9.47
9.12

9.20
- 9.47


PRICE
ITEM DESTL'ATION NO. UNITS PER
NO. UNIT

APPLE JUICE. CANNED (Cont.)
12,46

S & K INDUSTRIES, LNC
BELGIUM WI


19 KANSAS CITY, KS
26 RAPID CITY, SD
SIOUX FALLS, SD
TOTAL AW RDED: 4,000


2,000
1,333
667
RANGE: $3.12


9.15
9.12

- 3.15


GRAPE JUICE, CANNED
12/,46

PARAMDUNT CITiRU ASSOC LNC
SAN FERWANDO CA


33 MC CUNE, NM
34 SAN JOSE, CA
35 SAN JOSE, CA
40 MC CINE, NM
49 KANSAS CITY,
50 KANSAS CITY,
51 KANSAS CITY,
'ITAL AlWRDED:


KS
KS
KS
20,000


2,000
2,000
4,000
2, 000
2,000
4,000
4,000
RANGE: $9.14


9.59
9.14
9.14
9.59
9.48
9.48
9.48
- 9.59


SENECA FOODS ODRP, FASTERN DIV
iXJNDEE NY


29 DETR)IT, nI
39 LETROIT, ILN
44 DETROIT, MI
45 DETR)IT, MI4
TOTAL AWARDED:


4,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
10,000 PRICE: $8.34


8.34
8.34
8.34
8.34


SOUTHERN FRUIT DISTRIBUTORS
ORILAuDD FL


31 MEfPHIS,
32 ME-PPHIS,
37 MEMPHIS,
38 MEMPHIS,
41 MEMPHIS,
42 HARH I
43 iHRAiHAJ, I
46 MEMPHIS,
47 ARAHAN, 1
52 MEiPHIS,
53 tPRAHAN, I
54 HARAHAN, I
TOTAL AWARDED:


2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
2,000
4,000
2,000
2,000
4,000
28,000 PRICE: $9.25


9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25
9.25


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AWARDS


ITEM DESTINATION
NO.


PRICE
NO. UNITS PER
UNIT


GRAPE JUICE, CANNED (Ccnt.)
12/46


WELCH FOODS INC.
LAWTON M

30 RAPID CITY, Si
SIOUX FALLS,
36 RAPID CITY, SI
SIOUX FALLS, S
48 HELENA, MT
TOTAL AWARDED:


3 1,333
'D 667
D 1,333
3D 667
2,000
6,000 PRICE: $9.56


9.56
t9
9.56

9.56


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


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


CANNED PORK


Blue Star Foods, Inc.
Council Bluffs, IA

Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN


1,080,540 1.0369


1,656,828 1.0394




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