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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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Full Text
UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AMS FOOD AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
PURCHASEAGRICULTURAL
PURCHASE S MARKETING SERVICE VOL 15
WASHINGTON. D.C. 20250 NO. 17

January 27, 1986

During the week of January 20-24, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 7 commodity purchases totaling
16,643,250 pounds at a cost of $11,111,000.

The purchases were: frozen ground pork, canned tuna, frozen ground beef
patties (100% beef and patties with vegetable protein product (VPP)), bulk
frozen ground beef and vegetable protein product; fresh frozen cut-up chicken,
bulk pack chicken; and fresh pears (D'Anjou and Bosc). This is the first
purchase of canned tuna under a program announced on January 2.
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 ground pork, canned tuna, canned beef,
frozen ground beef patties (100% beef and patties with vegetable protein
product (VPP)), bulk frozen ground beef and vegetable protein product; fresh
frozen cut-up chicken and bulk pack chicken.

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 IBids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 lbs.) ($1,000) range/ period I due by period

Ground pork, 1,386 1,242 $0.8593- Feb 23- : Feb 3 Feb 10 Mar 9-15
frozen (19,250) (17,883) 0.9612 Mar 1

Tuna, canned 1,297 1,637 $30.J m===6ak23- : Feb 3 Feb 7 Mar 9-22


Feb 10 Feb 14 Mar 23-29


Beef, canned


"NONE"








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


Beef patties
frozen

Ground beef,
bulk frozen

Chicken,fresh
frozen cut-up

Chicken, bulk
pack

Pears, fresh
(D'Anjou &
Bosc)


2,419
(26,536)

847
(4,004)

6,802
(66,804)

288
(5,040)

3,605


2,189
(23,834)

704
(3,143)

4,184
(40,260)

160
(2,625)

995


$0.7915-
1.0425 3/

$0.7692-
0.9050

$0.5895-
0.6629

$0.5424-
0.5774

$7.46-
11.25


Feb
Mar

Feb
Mar

Feb
Mar

Feb
Mar

Mar
31


Jan 31


Jan 31


Jan 31


Jan 31


Feb 7


Feb 7


Feb 6


Feb 6

"NONE"


Mar 9-15


Mar 9-15


Mar 9-22


Mar 9-22


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

2/ Dollars per pound--except fresh pears and


Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative


canned tuna--dollars per case.


3/ Frozen ground beef patties (100% beef) $0.9553 to $1.0425 per pound;

frozen beef patties and VPP $0.7915 to $0.8467 per pound.


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED






AWARDS


COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT


PRICE
ND. CASES PER CASE


PEARS, D'ANJOU, FRESH
45 LB.


NORTHWEST FRESH, INC.
PESHASTIN-DRYDEN





TONASKET


TOTAL AMWADED: 12,

IMPERIAL SALES CD
GRT ADVIE

TOTAL AWARDED: 1,


WASHINGION FRUIT &
UNDERWMOD SPUR


YAKIMA
TOTAL AWARDED:

DUCKWALL-POOLEY FR
ODELL








TOTAL AWARDED:

SITDEEMAN FRUIT I
CDELL



TOTAL AWARDED:


WA 1,800 $7.46
900 $7.76
1,800 $7.79
900 $8.79
1,800 $9.26
1,800 $9.46
WA 900 $7.75
900 $8.65
1,800 $9.26
600 RANGE: $7.46-9.46


WA 900 $7.67
900 $8.87
800 RANGE: $7.67-8.87


SPROIUCE C
WA 900 $7.70
2,700 $8.68
2,700 $8.88
WA 900 $7.70
7,200 RANGE: $7.70-8.88

&UIT C0
OR 2,700 $7.99
2,700 $8.21
2,700 $8.46
2,700 $8.53
1,800 $9.14
2,700 $9.24
2,700 $9.34
2,700 $9.39
2,700 $9.41
23,400 RANGE: $7.99-9.41

C
OR 900 $8.45
900 $9.45
900 $10.85
1,800 $11.25
4,500 RANGE: $8.45-11.25


COMPANY AND PRICE
SHIPPING POINT NO. CASES PER CASE


PEARS, D'ANJOU, FRESH
45 LB.

DIAMOND FRUIT GROWERS INC
HDOD RIVER OR 2,700 $9.00
2,700 $9.24
900 $9.48
2,700 $10.48
TOTAL AWARDED: 9,000 RANGE: $9.00-10.48

WENDKA SALES
CASHMERE WA 4,500 $7.94
2,700 $8.94
4,500 $10.44
OTAL AMARDED: 11,700 RANGE: $7.94-10.44


RDGUE VALLEY MARKET
MEDFRD


TOTAL AWARDED:


ING ASSN
OR 900 $8.90
900 $9.90
1,800 RANGE: $8.90-9.90


WASHINGION FRUIT GROWERS INC
WBIATCHEE WA 900 $8.79
TOTAL AWARDED: 900 PRICE: $8.79


PEARS, BOSC, FRESH
45 LB.

WASHINGTON FRUIT & PRODUCE CO
I)DEWOOD SPUR WA 900 $8.75
900 $9.25
TOAL AWARDED: 1,800 RANGE: $8.75-9.25

RDGUE VALLEY MARKETING ASSN
MEDFOD OR 1,800 $9.29
1,800 $9.49
1,800 $9.69
TOTAL AWARDED: 5,400 RANGE:$9.29-9.69


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AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


CONAGRA POULTRY
NATCHITOCHES,
HOUSTON, TX


GOLD KIST, INC.
ATLANTA, GA
KOKOMO, IN
MILWAUKEE, WI
BUFFALO, NY
CHICAGO, IL
ZANESVILLE, OH
IOWA CITY, IA


GREEN ACRE FARMS, INC.
WALNUT GROVE, MS
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
LOS ANGELES, CA
BAKERSFIELD, CA


PILGRIM INDUSTRIES INC.
MT. PLEASANT, TX
FT. WORTH, TX
SEATTLE, WA


0. K. FOODS INC.
FT. SMITH, AR
DENVER, CO
HOPKINS, MN
MILLARD, NE
DULUTH, MN
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
SACRAMENTO, CA


ROCKINGHAM POULTRY COOP., INC.
BROADWAY, VA
NASHUA, NH
BRONX, NY
PORT NEWARK, NJ


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


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


152,000 0.6150


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




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


0.6050
0.6065
0.6125
0.6055
0.6059
0.6075




0.6629*
0.6340*
0.6469
0.6480


38,000 0.6200
38,000 0.6600


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


76,000
152,000
152,000


0.6336
0.6263
0.6257
0.6263
0.6311
0.6521


0.6179
0.6029
0.6079


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


SPRING VALLEY FARMS, INC.
OXFORD, AL
KOKOMO, IN
CHARLESTON, WV
LITTLE ROCK, AR
WYOMING, DE


PECO FOODS INC.
TUSCALOOSA, AL
SAN ANGELO, TX
SPRINGFIELD, MO
MCALLEN, TX
BROWNWOOD, TX
SOUTHTON, TX
SACRAMENTO, CA
VINSON, TX


MCELRATH POULTRY
ALBERTVILLE, AL
MADISON, AL
KNOXVILLE, TN
MARTIN, TN
LEBANON, TN
TOLEDO, OH
YOUNGSTOWN, OH
GADSDEN, AL
HATTIESBURG, MS
LEBANON, TN


CAGLE'S INC.
ATLANTA, GA
GRANITE CITY, IL
AMERICUS, GA
COLUMBUS, OH
TROTWOOD, OH
HOUSTON, TX
COLUMBUS, GA
OWENSBORO, KY
RICHMOND, VA
WACO, TX
TAMPA, FL
LOUISVILLE, KY


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


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




38,000
114,000
76,000
38,000
76,000
190,000
38,000




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




190,000
38,000
152,000
76,000
76,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000
38,000


0.6158
0.6297*
0.6232*
0.6337*




0.6173
0.6094
0.6200
0.6160
0.6200
0.6450
0.6175




0.5915*
0.5995*
0.5895
0.5895
0.6020
0.6030
0.5895*
0.5995*
0.5985*




0.6041
0.5922
0.6041
0.6041
0.6087
0.5903
0.6001
0.6061
0.6087
0.5995
0.6001


ALL OTHER COMMODITY


I


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AWARDS


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY \A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
GRIFFIN, GA
AUGUSTA, GA
ORANGEBURG, SC
MARIETTA, GA
ATLANTA, GA
DORAVILLE, GA
CLEVELAND, GA


HOLLY CREEK FRYERS INC.
BROKEN BOW, OK
TULSA, OK
EUGENE, OR


VICTOR F. WEAVER, INC.
NEW HOLLAND, PA
KOKOMO, IN
CHAPMAN, PA
CINCINNATI, OH
CLEVELAND, GA


GRESS FOODS
GAINESVILLE, GA
ALBANY, NY
FAYETTEVILLE, NC
ROANOKE, VA
LUMBERTON, NC
VINELAND, NJI
GREENVILLE, SC
COLUMBIA, SC


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
KOKOMO, IN
JOHNSON CITY, TN
GREEN BAY, WI


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


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




76,000
114,000




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




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




38,000
38,000
38,000


0.6022
0.6028
0.6100
0.6022
0.6022
0.6022
0.6049


0.6175t
0.65401


0.6100
0.6152
0.6060
0.5955




0.6237
0.6125
0.6171
0.6125
0.6200
0.6050
0.610b




0.6077
0.5995
0.6135


FROZEN CHICKEN Continued
COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)--CONTINUED

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION


ROCCO FARM FOODS, INC.
EDINBURG, VA
WORCESTER, MA
PHILADELPHIA, PA
WESTBURY, NY
MARLBORO, NY
BALTIMORE, MD
ERIE, PA
YORK, PA
MANASSAS, VA
CULPEPER, VA
SOUTH POCOMOKE, MD
PITTSBURGH, PA


CHOCTAW MAID FARMS, INC.
CARTHAGE, MS
JACKSONVILLE, FL (F.A.S.)
HARAHAN, LA
BATON ROUGE, LA
SAN ANTONIO, TX
NEW ORLEANS, LA (F.A.S.)
PHOENIX, AZ
LOS ANGELES, CA


COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)

GOLD KIST, INC.
ATLANTA, GA
BERRYVILLE, AR
WESTFIELD, WI
INGLEWOOD, CA


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


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




152,000
38,000
114,000
76,000
38,000
114,000
228,000


36,000
216,000
36,000


0.6195
0.6095
0.6145
0.6145
0.6095
0.6145
0.6095
0.6045
0.6045
0.6095
0.6095




0.6005
0.5989
0.6005
0.6085
0.6005
0.6321
0.6347


0.5424
0.5524
0.5774


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AWARDS


r


FROZEN BEEF PATTIES
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION

TYPE 3 100% BEEF PATTIES

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
DENVER, CO
CHICAGO, IL
KOKOMO, IN
CHARLESTON, WV
ST. PAUL, MN (REPROCUREMENT)
TOTAL AWARDED 567,000 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
COLUMBIA, SC
CONWAY, SC
EAST GREENVILLE, SC
ORANGEBURG, SC
BYRD, VA
TOTAL AWARDED 226,800 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
BALTIMORE, MD
NASHUA, NH
PORT NEWARK, NJ
VINELAND, NJ
SO. POCOMOKE, MD
TOTAL AWARDED 302,400 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


113,400
37,800
189,000
37,800
189,000




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




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


0.955
0.981
0.9865
1.0082
0.9720




1.0344
1.0376
1.0324
1.0344
1.0425




1.0300
1.0370
1.0290
1.0300
1.0300


FROZEN BEEF PATTIES Continued
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION

TYPE 4 BEEF PATTIES AND VPP

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
ELMIRA, MI
IRON MOUNTAIN, MI
TOTAL AWARDED 75,600 LBS.

ROCHESTER MEATS, INC.
ROCHESTER, MN
GRANITE CITY, IL
CINCINNATI, OH
LIVONIA, MI
ERIE, PA
PITTSBURGH, PA
TOTAL AWARDED 529,200 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
EAST BERNSTADT, KY
LOUISA, KY
LOUISVILLE, KY
RICHMOND, KY
HATTIESBURG, MS
JACKSON, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 415,800 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
EAST HARTFORD, CT
ALTOONA, PA
PHILADELPHIA, PA
SO. POCOMOKE, MD
TOTAL AWARDED 264,600 LBS.


ATLANTIC MEAT CO.
SAVANNAH, GA
ROANOKE, VA
TOTAL AWARDED -


37,800 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


37,800 0.8416
37,800 0.8308


264,600
37,800
75,600
75,600
75,600




37,800
37,800
37,800
37,800
75,600
189,000




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


0.7960
0.8032
0.1915
0.8124
0.8098




0.8438
0.8467
0.8429
0.8441
0.8359
0.8336




0.8400
0.8400
0.8400
0.8400


37,800 0.8384


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AWARDS


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

BULK FROZEN GROUND BEEF AND VPP

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
FORT WAYNE, IN
KOKOMO, IN
TOTAL AWARDED 192,500 LBS.

ROCHESTER MEATS, INC.
ROCHESTER, MN
CAMBRIDGE CITY, IN
FORT WAYNE, IN
TOTAL AWARDED 154,000 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
KOKOMO, IN
BARCELONETA, PR
TOTAL AWARDED 500,500 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.





115,500 0.7905
77,000 0.7908




115,500 0.7692
38,500 0.7792




192,500 0.8000
308,000 0.9050


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FROZEN GROUND PORK
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION

CEDAR RAPIDS MEATS, INC.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
FORT MEYERS, FL
LAKE WALES, FL
GAINESVILLE, FL
LAKELAND, FL
MOBILE, AL
CINCINNATI, OH
WESTBURY, NY
ALTOONA, PA
CHAPMAN, PA
PHILADELPHIA, PA
SCRANTON, PA
COLUMBIA, SC
CONWAY, SC
ORANGEBURG, SC
LEBANON, TN
MEMPHIS, TN
SMYRNA, TN
CHATTANOOGA, TN
SOUTHTON, TX
GREEN BAY, WI
MADISON, WI
MILWAUKEE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 1,193,500 LBS.

LAKESIDE PACKING CO.
PLAINVIEW, MN
EAST HARTFORD, CT
PORT NEWARK, NJ
VINELAND, NJ
EAU CLAIRE, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 192,500 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


77,000
115,500
77,000
38,500
77,000
77,000
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
77,000
38,500
77,000
38,500
38,500
38,500
38,500
77,000




77,000
38,500
38,500
38,500


0.8833
0.8809
0.8786
0.8809
0.9143
0.8981
0.9228
0.9071
0.9123
0.9123
0.9108
0.8728
0.8750
0.8736
0.8593
0.8593
0.8593
0.8631
0.9209
0.8915
0.8845
0.8883




0.9612
0.9579
0.9576
0.9186


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

AWARDS 3 1262 08486 9535





CANNED TUNA
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT & PRICE
F.O.B. DESTINATION NO. CASES S/CASE

66.5 oz. cans:

Mitsubishi Foods (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Brockton, MA 1300 31.24
Cranston, RI/Concord, NH 1300 31.43
Charleston, WV 1300 31.59
San Antonio, TX 1300 31.49
Denver, CO 1300 31.72
Millard, NE 1300 31.58
Seattle, WA/Tukwila, WA 1300 32.22
Phoenix, AZ 1300 32.24
TOTAL AWARDED 10,400 CASES

Ocean Packing Corp.
Mayaguez, PR
Cleveland, GA 1300 31.24
TOTAL AWARDED 1,300 CASES

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
East Hartford, CT 1300 31.27
Portland, ME/Charlestown, MA 1300 31.35
Utica, NY Binghamton, NY 1300 31.52
Farmingdale, NY 1300 31.19
Washington, DC/Baltimore, MD 1300 31.27
Philadelphia, PA 1300 31.19
Altoona, PA/Superior, PA 1300 31.39
Manassas, VA/Springfield, VA 1300 31.27
Mobile, AL/Tuscaloosa, AL 1300 31.49
Lakeland, FL/Fort Myers, FL 1300 31.35
Louisa, KY 1300 31.46
Hattiesburg, MS 1300 31.07
Salisbury, NC 1300 31.22
E. Greenville, SC/Conway, SC 1300 31.51
Paris, TN 1300 30.99
Granite City, IL 1300 31.31
Kokomo, IN 1300 31.32
St. Paul, MN/Duluth, MN 1300 31.72
Canton, OH/Zanesville, OH 1300 31.57
Green Bay, WI/Eau Claire, WI 1300 31.49
Baton Rouge, LA/Shreveport, LA 1300 31.35
Houston, TX 1300 30.76
McAllen, TX/Vinson, TX 1300 31.50
Little Rock, AR 1300 31.47
St. Louis, MO 1300 31.24
Kansas City, MO 1300 31.15
Port of Oakland, CA (FAS) 1300 31.96
Eugene, OR/Portland, OR 1300 32.30
Sacramento, CA 130U 31.95
Pomona, CA/Bakersfield, CA 1300 31.82
Pomona, CA 1300 31.76
TOTAL AWARDED 40,300 CASES