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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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Vols. for <1986-> distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
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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.
Statement of Responsibility:
United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

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AMS FOOD

IRIURCHASES


UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE VOL. xIV
WASHINGTON. D.C. 20250 NO. 41


July 22, 1985


"" ng the week of July 15-19, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
tural Marketing Service announced 5 commodity purchases totaling
,500 pounds at a cost of $14,311,000. There was no purchase activity
during the weeks of June 24-28 and July 1-5.

The purchases were: canned freestone peaches, canned clingstone peaches,
canned peas, frozen peas; and bulk frozen ground beef. USDA announced it is
considering a purchase of canned pink salmon if the 1985 harvest approaches or
exceeds normal levels. Purchase details will be announced in the near future.

Offers were invited for: fresh apples, canned and frozen corn, frozen
potato rounds, canned applesauce, canned applejuice, canned tomato juice,
canned grape juice, dehydrated potatoes, canned vegetarian beans, canned whole
kernel and cream style corn, canned whole potatoes, canned sweet potatoes,
canned carrots, canned spinach, canned purple plums, canned pears, dry edible
beans, corn syrup blend; ready-to-cook (RTC) consumer pack whole turkey, bulk
pack whole turkey, turkey roasts; bulk frozen ground beef, frozen ground beef
patties; and canned pink salmon. Dry edible beans, canned vegetarian beans and
whole potatoes will be purchased from small businesses only.

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


Peaches,canned
freestone


2,024


Peaches,canned 19,272
clingstone


834 $14.18 Oct 1-
Feb 28
7,993 $13.94- Oct 1-
14.73 Feb 28


"NONE"

"NONE"




WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED

Commodity Quantity./ Costl/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range.2/ period due by period


Peas,canned 12,848 3,068 $8.00- Oct 1- "NONE"
8.63 Jan 31

Peas,frozen 1,452 417 $7.33- Oct 1- "NONE"
7.50 Jan 31

Apples, fresh "NONE" Sep 5 Sep 24 Nov 1-
Jan 31

Corn,canned "NONE" Aug 27 Sep 10 Nov 16-
& frozen Mar 31

Potato rounds, "NONE" :Aug 28 Sep 11 Nov 16-
frozen Mar 31

Applesauce, "NONE" :Sep 11 Sep 25 Nov 16-
canned Feb 28

Applejuice, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Tomato juice, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Grape juice, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Potatoes, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
dehydrated Dec 31

Beans, vegetarian, "NONE" Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Corn, whole kernel, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Corn, cream style, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Potatoes, whole, "NONE" Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Sweet potatoes, "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
canned Dec 31

Carrots,canned "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
Dec 31

Spinach, canned "NONE" :Aug 6 Aug 23 Oct 1-
Dec 31
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Commodity QuantityJ/ Cost!/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range/ period due by period


Applesauce,
canned

Purple plums,
canned

Pears,
canned

Beans, dry
edible

Corn syrup
blend

Turkey, whole
consumer pack

Turkey, whole
bulk pack

Turkey roasts

Ground beef,
bulk frozen

Beef patties,
frozen ground

Salmon, pink
canned


2,041


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"

1,999


"NONE"


"NONE"


Aug 6


Aug 6


Aug 6


Aug 6


Aug 6


Jul 29


Jul 29


Jul 29

$0.9466- Aug 18- Jul 26
1.0901 31

Aug 16


"TO BE ANNOUNCED"


1/ Current week's purchases. First purchase under the frozen ground beef program
announced June 17.

2/ In dollars per case--except bulk frozen ground beef--dollars per pound.

3/ Offers are due every other Monday thereafter until further notice.


Aug 23


Aug 23


Aug 23


Aug 23


Aug 23


Oct
Dec

Oct
Dec

Oct
Dec

Oct
Dec

Oct
Dec

Sep


1-
31

1-
31

1-
31

1-
31

1-
31

1-14


3/ Aug 2


3/ Aug 2


3/ Aug

Aug


Aug 23


Sep 1-14


Sep 1-14

Sep 1-14


Sep 22-28


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED





AWARDS


FROZEN GROUND BEEF


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


D & K, LTD.
ATLANTA, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
TOTAL AWARDED -


77,U000 LBS.


GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
LITTLE ROCK, AR
CHICAGO, IL
GRANITE CITt, IL
CAMBRIDGE CITY, IN
FORT WAYNE, IN
KOKOMO, IN
DES MOINES, IA
ST. LOUIS, MO
BISMARK, ND
TOTAL AWARDED 770,000 LBS.

H & H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
AMARILLO, TX
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
EL PASO, TX
LUBBOCK, TX
SOUTHTON, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 308,000 LBS.

HAWAII MEAT CO., LTD.
HONOLULU, HI
HONOLULU, HI
TOTAL AWARDED 77,UOU LBS.

LAREDO PACKING CO.
LAREDO, TA
ALEXANDRIA, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
SAN ANGELO, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 308,000 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
DENVER, CU
NAMPA, ID
MILLARD, NE
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
SAN JUAN, PR
TOTAL AWARDED 500,500 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. 1/LB.



77,000 0.9696


38,500
38,500
269,5UU
115,bOs
115,500
38,500
38,bOu
77 ,00
38,5U0




38,50UU
38,500
77,000
77,000
77,000


0.9666
0.9504
0.95U3
0.9591
0.9591
0.9565
0.9466
0.9560
0.9466




0.9696
u.9696
0.9696
u.9696
0.9696


77,000 1.0500


71,000U
77,000
115,0UO
38,5UU




77,000
li5,5uu
38,50U
38,sU0
231,000


U.9696
0.9696
0.9696
0.9696




0.9551
U.9673
0.9587
0.9696
1.U901


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COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


PEACHES, CLINGSTONE, CANNED
6/10


TRI/VALLEY GRDWERS
E. MDESTO CA
GRIDLEY CA
MERCED CA
MDDESTO CAL
TOTAL AWARDED: 316,800


66,000 $14.43
8,800 $14.73
66,000 $14.63
176,000 $14.18
RANGE: $14.18-14.73


PACIFIC (OCST PRODUCERS
LODI CA 11,000 $13.94
11,000 $14.13
OR(OILLE CA 11,000 $14.02
11,000 $14.22
TOTAL AWIRIED: 44,000 RANGE: $13.94-14.22

GILROY CANNING COMPANY
SACRAMENTO CA 24,200 $14.04
24,200 $14.14
24,200 $14.24
24,200 $14.34
24,200 $14.44
TOTAL AWAREED: 121,000 RANGE: $14.04-14.44


PEACHES, FREESTONE, CANNED
6/10


TRI/VALLEY GROWERS
TURLOCK
TOTAL AWARDED: 4

S & K INDUSTRIES,
PLAN AW
TOTAL AWARDED:


CA 44,000 $14.18
4,000 PRICE: $14.18

NC
CA 6,600 $14.18
6,600 PRICE: $14.18










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OWPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PEAS, GREEN, CAMED
6/10


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


CEL M3LNIE O0RP
IEEALB IL 39,600
MENDD1A IL 26,400
2,200
TOIAL AWARIED: 68,200 RANGE:

FRIDAY CAI ING CORP
EIEN WI 44,000
NEW RIoCMD WI 44,000
30,800
TOTAL AGREED: 118,800 RANGE:

TIE IARSBE CDMANY
FOND DU IAC WI 44,000
22,000
22,000
22,000
22,000
2,200
TOIAL AWARED: 134,200 RANGE:


$8.47
$8.47
$8.63
$8.47-8.63


$8.25
$8.00
$8.25
$8.00-8.25


$8.09
$8.13
$8.23
$8.33
$8.43
$8.52
$8.09-8.52


PEAS, GREEN, FROZEN
30 lb.


U. S. FOOD SERVICE
DBSES IAKE

WALA W~IA
TOIAL AMERIED:


WA 8,800
2,200
MA 15,400
26,400 RANGE:


$7.419
$7.494
$7.50
$7.419-7.50


TENNIS SALES, LTD

TOTAL AWRIED:


IE 22,000 $7.33
22,000 PRICE: $7.33


AWARDS


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