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
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:
AA00005313:00050

Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
A &&. 57 /:/4/Z7
UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
l FOOD AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
IICI AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE VOL XIV
SDOQc --"- 5 WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250 NO. 27

SU.S. DEPOITORY April 1, 1985
MAY 9 1885 ring the week of March 25-29, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Ag_ ltural Marketing Service announced 2 commodity purchases totaling
-9k A 510 pounds at a cost of $2,759,000.


The purchases were: canned pork and 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 pork, canned tuna; and dehydrated
potatoes.

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


Tuna,
canned

Pork,
canned


584
(4,150)

1,945
(4,682)


Potatoes,
dehydrated


743
(5,300)

2,016
(4,858)

"NONE"


$31.77 May 5-11 :Apr C


$1.0361- Week of
1.0397 May 5


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
total for the ongoing purchase program. Canned tuna program announced Jan. 31; canned
pork Feb. 26.


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


Apr 12


Apr 5

Apr 30


Apr 1

Apr 23


May 19-
25
Week of
May 12

Jul 1-
Aug 15




LINI/ERSrT / OF FLORIDA

l3 1262 III08486I II877
3 1262 08486 8776


CANNED PORK


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

Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN

Bryan Foods, Inc.
West Point, MS


Price
No. Lbs. S/lb.


1,800,900 1.0361


144,072 1.0397


r


CANNED TUNA

Company/Processing Point &
F.O.B. Destination


Price
No. Cases $/Case


66.5 oz. cans

Mitsubishi Foods (MC),Inc.
Ponce, PR
Newark, NY 23,400
Total Awarded 23,400 Cases


31.77


AWARDS