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AMS food purchases
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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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Description based on: Vol. 8, no. 14 (Jan. 5, 1979); title from caption.
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Full Text
5 "^7 7 /6 / /
SMA5" UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AMS FOOD AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
PURCHASES MARKETING SERVICE VOL.15 *
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250 NO. 1


October 7, 1985

During the week of September 30-October 4, the U.S. Department of
Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service announced 6 commodity purchases
totaling 18,862,600 pounds at a cost of $11,543,000.

The purchases were: raisins; fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack
chicken; frozen boneless beef roasts and frozen ground beef, bulk frozen ground
beef and vegetable protein product, and frozen beef patties.

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

Offers were invited for: frozen mixed vegetables (corn, carrots, and
green peas), frozen french fries (oven type and fry type); fresh frozen cut-up
chicken, bulk pack chicken; frozen boneless beef roasts and frozen ground beef,
and frozen beef patties.

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


Raisins 9,127 4,500 $7.10- Jan 1- "NONE"
11.50 Mar 31

Mixed vegetables, "NONE" .Oct 29 Nov 15 Jan 1-
frozen :Mar 31
frozen Do DD

French fries "NONE" Oct 29 Nov 15 Jan 1-
frozen (oven & fry type) Mar 31




WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED
Commodity QuantityI/ Cost!/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,0001bs.) ($1,000) rangel/ period due by period


Chicken,fresh
frozen cut-up

Chicken,bulk
pack

Beef roasts
(frozen) &
ground beef

Ground beef
bulk frozen &
VPP

Beef patties
(frozen)


5,776
(22,230)

432
(1,548)

798
(5,320)


462
(2,002)


2,268
(9,487)


3,356 $0.5460-
(13,093) 0.6200

218 $0.4983-
(810) 0.5114

1,038 $1.2950-
(6,847) 1.3089


336 $0.7124-
(1,426) 0.7324


2,095
(8,234)


$0.7658-
0.9860


Nov 3- :Oct 11
16

Nov 3- :Oct 11
16

Week of :Oct 7
Nov 10


Nov 3-
9


Nov 3-
9


: Oct 11


Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative


2/ In dollars per pound--except raisins--dollars per case.


Oct 17


Oct 17


Oct 11


Nov 17-
30

Week of
Nov 17


"NONE"


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase.
total for the ongoing purchase program.


Oct 18






AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

GOLD KIST,INC.
ATLANTA, GA
ORANGEBURG, SC
CANTON, OH
MARTIN, TN
OWENSBORO, KY
LEBANON, TN
RICHMOND, KY
SOUTH POCOMOKE, MD
LOUISA, KY
EAST RIDGE, TN

PILGRIM INDUSTRIES INC.
MT. PLEASANT, TX
SAN ANTONIO, TX
MCALLEN, TX
HOUSTON, TX


0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
DENVER, CO
HELENA, MT
EAU CLAIRE, WI
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
SPOKANE, WA
AMARILLO, TX

ROCKINGHAM POULTRY
BROADWAY, VA
HOLLEY, NY
BUFFALO, NY
ALTOONA, PA
BALTIMORE, MD


COOP., INC.


SPRING VALLEY FARMS, INC.
OXFORD, AL
HATTIESBURG, MS
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
LITTLE ROCK, AR
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
TULSA, OK
LONG BEACH, CA
CASPER, WY
BAKERSFIELD, CA
MOBILE, AL
N. MCALLISTER, OK
COMPTON, CA

NOTE: INDICATES NINE-PIECE CUT;
IS EIGHT-PIECE CUT


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000



76,000
38,000
38,000



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



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


152,000
38,000
114,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000

ALL OTHER


0.5881
0.5950
0.5850
0.5881
0.5850
0.5875
0.5961
0.5881
0.5850



0.5650
0.5625
0.5600



0.5510
0.5773
0.5536
0.5460
0.5826
0.5471


0.5699
0.5644
0.5629
0.5589



0.5675*
0.6150*
0.5770*
0.5810*
0.5810*
0.6150*
0.6150*
0.6150*
0.5720*
0.5810*
0.6150*

COMMODITY A


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


MCCARTY FARMS, INC.
FOREST, MS
GREEN BAY, WI
IOWA CITY, IA


PECO FOODS INC.
TUSCALOOSA, AL
PORTLAND, ME
BOSTON, MA
WORCESTER, MA
CANTON, OH
CLEVELAND, OH
ROANOKE, VA
KENBRIDGE, VA
ZANESVILLE, OH
CINCINNATI, OH


CAGLE'S INC.
ATLANTA, GA
ASHEVILLE, NC
N. WILKESBORO, NC
N. STRABANE, PA
CHAPMAN, PA
SALISBURY, NC
BARTOW, FL
FT. MYERS, FL
W. PALM BEACH, FL
GAINESVILLE, FL
RAMA, NC
LAKELAND, FL


MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
MARIETTA, GA
ATLANTA, GA
DORAVILLE, GA
CLEVELAND, GA
BUTNER, NC
MOBILE, AL
GREENVILLE, NC


HOLLY CREEK FRYERS INC.
BROKEN BOW, OK
LOS ANGELES, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
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PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,000
38,000




38,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
152,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
114,000


38,000
38,000
114,000
76,000
38,000
76,000
76,000
76,000
38,000
76,000
114,000




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


0.5850
0.5784


0.6050
0.6000
0.6000
0.5900
0.5785
0.5875
0.5875
0.5900
0.5785




0.5632
0.5658
0.5776
0.5763
0.5645
0.5645
'0.5671
0.5697
0.5632
0.564&
0.5645




0.5628
0.5628
0.5628
0.5628
0.5628
0.5804
0.5610
0.5804


228,000 0.6175*
152,000 0.62000





AWARDS


r


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP) CONTINUED


COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


FIELDALE CORP.
BALDWIN, GA
NASHUA, NH
PHILADELPHIA,
JACKSONVILLE,
MADISON, AL
ALTOONA, PA
KNOXVILLE, TN
EASTMONT, AL
TUSCALOOSA, AL
GADSDEN, AL


PA
FL (F.A.S.)


GRESS FOODS
GAINESVILLE, GA
UTICA, NY
WESTBURY, NY
AUBURN, NY
MARLBORO, NY
MORGANTON, NC
YORK, PA

CHOCTAW MAID FARMS, INC.
CARTHAGE, MS
KOKOMO, IN
GRANITE CITY, IL
MILWAUKEE, WI
HARAHAN, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
SPRINGFIELD, MO
MADISON, WI
FT. WORTH, TX
ST. PAUL, MN
NEW ORLEANS, LA
HOUSTON, TX
DALLAS, TX
DES MOINES, IA
AUSTIN, TX
LOUISVILLE, KY


COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,000
38,000
152,000
38,000
76,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
38,000



38,000
114,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
76,000



76,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
76,000
114,000
38,000
38,000
114,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
76,000
38,000
38,000


0.5966
0.5821
0.5836*
0.5830*
0.5821
0.5846*
0.5830*
0.5846*
0.5830*



0.5755
0.5755
0.5770
0.5745
0.5610
0.5710



0.5897
0.5884
0.5909
0.5789
0.5789
0.5857
0.5910
0.5829
0.5963
0.5789
0.5857
0.5829
0.5909
0.5884
0.5857


GOLD KIST,INC.
ATLANTA, GA
WESTFIELD, WI

0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
BERRYVILLE, AR
FT. SMITH, AR


144,000 0.5114



144,000 0.5033
144,000 0.4983


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AWARDS


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

TYPE 3 100% BEEF PATTIES

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
CAMBRIDGE CITY, IN
FORT WAYNE, IN
MILLARD, NE
ELMIRA, MI
IRON MOUNTAIN, MI
KALAMAZOO, MI
LIVONIA, MI
MARSHALL, MI
MILLARD, NE
TOTAL AWARDED 604,800 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
SEATTLE, WA
DENVER, CO
NAMPA, ID
SEATTLE, WA
SPOKANE, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 302,400 LBS.

ROBEL BEEF PACKERS
ST. CLOUD, MN
FORT WAYNE, IN
DES MOINES, IA
IOWA CITY, IA
SIOUX FALLS, SD
TOTAL AWARDED 151,200 LBS.

ROCHESTER MEATS, INC.
ROCHESTER, MN
BOSTON, MA
BROCKTON, MA
WORCESTER, MA
NASHUA, NH
TOTAL AWARDED 226,800 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
FORT MEYERS, FL
LAKE WALES, FL
MIAMI PLANTATION, FL
W. PALM BEACH, FL
MOBILE, AL
GAINESVILLE, FL
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
COLUMBIA, SC
CONWAY, SC
EAST GREENVILLE, SC
ORANGEBURG, SC
TOTAL AWARDED 567,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


151,200
113,400
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
75,600
37,800
75,600




37,800
75,600
75,600
37,800
75,600




37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800




75,600
75,600
37,800
37,800




37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
75,600
75,600
75,600
75,600


0.9486
0.9470
0.9300
0.9383
0.9300
0.9357
0.9401
0.9370
0.9300




0.9648
0.9441
0.9660
0.9698
0.9698




0.9516
0.9396
0.9416
0.9386




0.9718
0.9720
0.9698
0.9718




0.9810
0.9770
0.9847
0.9810
0.9575
0.9740
0.9860
0.9683
0.9715
0.9663
0.9683


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


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


TYPE 4 BEEF PATTIES AND VPP Continued


GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
EAST HARTFORD, CT
ASHEVILLE, NC
GREENSBORO, NC
MORGANTON, NC
SALISBURY, NC
TROY, NC
WINSTON-SALEM, NC
TOTAL AWARDED 340,200 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
CHARLOTTE, NC
RAMA, NC
TOTAL AWARDED 75 A0O LBS.


113,400
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800


0.777(
0.765f
0.7681
0.7666
0.7683
0.7693
0.768S


37,800 0.7803
37,800 0.7803


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AWARDS


FROZEN BONELESS BEEF ROASTS & GROUND BEEF
Company & Shipping Point Lbs.


Peck Meat Packing
Milwaukee, WI
Northern States Beef
Omaha, NE
Western Valley Packing
Denver, CO


380,000

380,000

38,000


Price
$/lb.

1.2950

1.3050

1.3089


V


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

BULK FROZEN GROUND BEEF AND VPP

PECK MEAT PACKING CORP.
MILWAUKEE, WI
TUSCALOOSA, AL
GADSDEN, AL
PORTSMOUTH, VA
ROCKVILLE, MD
CINCINNATI, OH
EUGENE, OR
PORTLAND, OR
TOTAL AWARDED 462,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
115,500
154,000


0.7324
0.7324
0.7324
0.7324
0.7124
0.7189
0.7324


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COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


RAISDIN
144/1.33 CZ. BOXES

SLN-MkD GROERS CF CALIFORNIA
KINGSBURG CA 80,000 $7.10
60,000 $7.60
TOAL AWARDED: 140,000 RANGE:$7.10-7.60

BCNNER PACKING CO
LOCANS CA 10,000 $7.33
10,000 $7.45
10,000 $7.57
TOIrL AWREED: 30,000 RANGE: $7.33-7.57


RAISINS
30-LB.

SWt-MAD GR ERS CF CALIFORNIA
KINGSBtRG CA 236,220 $11.50
TOYAL AWRIED: 236,220 PRICE: $11.50


AWARDS




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