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
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Washington, D.C
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Frequency:
weekly
regular

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Food industry and trade -- Quality control -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Food adulteration and inspection -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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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.

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University of Florida
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Related Items

Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text




AMS FOOD

PURCHASES




During the week of March 17-21,
Agricultural Marketing Service annou
7,765,593 pounds at a cost of $9,271,000.


RATES WEEKLY
ENT OF
JRE SUMMARY
JRAL
SERVICE VOL. 15
,. 20250 I NO. 25

rch 24, 1986

ment of Agriculture's
ity purchases totaling


The purchases were: canned tuna and canned beef. The canned tuna program
is nearing completion and the canned beef program is complete.

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


Offers were invited for:
pineapple.


canned tuna; canned applesauce and canned


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


Quantity-J/
(1,000 Ibs.)


I
Cost/ Award Shipping Bids
($1,000) range.!/ period due


Acceptance
by


Beef,
canned
Tuna,
canned
Applesauce,
canned
Pineapple,
canned


6,339
(22,115)
1,426
(5,641)


7,522
(26,104)
1,749
(6,958)
"NONE"


$1.1838-
1.1896
$24.13-
30.41


Week of
Apr 27
Apr 20-
May 3


"NONE"


"COMPLETES PROGRAM"


Mar 31

Apr 8

Apr 22


Apr 4

Apr 18

Apr 30


May 4-
17
Jun 1-
30
Jul 16-
Oct 31


1/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
total for the ongoing purchase program.
2/ Canned beef--in dollars per pound; canned tuna--in dollars per case.


Commodity


Shipping
period








AWARDS


I


:ANirEO TUNA


COMPANY/PP-OCESLSli POINT &
F.O.B. DESTINATION


PRICE
NO. CASES $/CASE


66.5 oz. cans:


Mitsubishi Foods, (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Concord, NH
Charlestown/Brockton, MA
Albany/Binghamton, NY
Buffalo/Holley, NY
Vineland, NJ
Port Newark, NJ
Vineland/Port Newark, NJ
Baltimore, MD
Washington, DC
Charleston, WV
Louisa/Owensboro, KY
Richmond, KY
Augusta/Adel, GA
Cookeville/Lebanon, TN
Americus/Columbus, GA
Granite City, IL
Chicago, IL
Kokomo/Cambridge City, IN
St. Paul, MN
St. Paul/Duluth, MN
Eau Claire/Green Bay, WI
Madison/Milwaukee, WI
Lubbock/El Paso, TX
Southton, TX
Corpus Christi/McAllen, TX
Dal-Nor, TX
Ft. Worth/San Antonio, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 39,000

Ocean Packing Corp.
Mayaguez, PR
Auburn/Utica, NY
East Hartford, CT
Port Newark, NJ
Jackson/Hattiesburg, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 5,200


1300
1300
1300
1300
5200
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300
1300




1300
1300
1300
1300


29.71
29.68
29.91
30.06
29.75
29.71
29.76
29.60
29.79
29.99
30.26
29.92
29.95
29.89
29.88
29.88
29.77
30.28
30.23
30.32
30.41
30.12
30.28
29.89
30.11
29.89
30.14




30.23
30.04
29.95
30.13


CANNED TUNA Continued

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


PRICE
NO. CASES $/CASE


12.5 oz. cans:


Mitsubishi Foods, (MC), Inc.
Ponce, PR
Tahlequah, OK
Kent, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 5,187

Ralston Purina Co.
Playa Ponce, PR
Oklahoma City, OK
Oklahoma City/N. McAlester, OK
Rapid City, SD
Kansas City, KS
Exeter, CA
TOTAL AwfAPEiL 12,103 Cases


3458
1729




1729
1729
1729
3458
3458


25.06
24.46




24.22
24.44
24.70
24.13
24.70


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CAIJNlE BEEF

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

Lakeside Packing Co.
Plainview, MN

The Larsen Co.
Green Bay, WI


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


3,241,620 1.1838


3,097,548 1.1896


AWARDS




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