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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
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v. : ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
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United States -- Agricultural Marketing Service
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Washington, D.C
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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


UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE VOL 0 15
WASHINGTON. DC 20250 NO. 27


April 7, 1986

During the week of March 31-April 4, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 1 commodity purchase totaling
1,620,938 pounds at a cost of $1,989,000.

The purchase was: canned tuna.

Offers were invited for: canned beef, bulk frozen ground beef; canned
fruit cocktail, canned freestone peaches, canned clingstone peaches, canned
apricots, canned pineapple, canned pineapple juice, canned applejuice, canned
tomato juice, canned vegetarian beans, canned green beans, canned peas, canned
tomatoes, canned pumpkin, dehydrated potatoes, dry edible beans, and corn
syrup. The vegetarian beans, green beans, and dry edible beans will be
purchased only from small business concerns.

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) rangel/ period due by period


Tuna,
canned

Beef,
canned


1,621
(7,262)


Ground beef,
bulk frozen

Fruit cocktail,
canned


1,989
(8,947)

"NONE"

"NONE"

"NONE"


$24.04- May 4-
30.42 17


"COMPLETES PROGRAM"

Apr 14 Apr 18 Week beginning
May 25


Apr 21

May 6


Apr 25 Week beginning
Jun 1

May 28 Jul 1-
Sep 30


eP.^' 57 1 /5-







WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED

Commodity Quantity!/ Cost-/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) rangel/ period due by period
I


Peaches, freestone,
canned

Peaches, clingstone,
canned

Apricots, canned


Pineapple, canned


Pineapple juice,
canned

Applejuice, canned


Tomato juice,
canned

Vegetarian beans,
canned

Green beans, canned


Peas, canned


Tomatoes, canned


Pumpkin, canned


Potatoes,
dehydrated

Beans, dry
edible

Corn syrup


"NONE "


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


"NONE"


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


May


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

2/ Canned tuna--in dollars per case.


Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30

Jul 1-
Sep 30


is cumulative






AWARDS


CANNED TUNA


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


PRICE
NO. CASES S/CASE


66.5 oz. cans:


Ocean Packing Corp.
Mayaguez, PR
Brockton, MA
Butner, NC
Independence, MO
Nebraska City, NE
St. Paul, MN
Pomona, CA
Pomona/Compton, CA
Pomona/Bakersfield, CA
Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles/San Diego, CA
Sacramento, CA
Sacramento, CA
TOTAL AWARDED 36,400 CASES

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
Pomona, CA
Sacramento/Fresno, CA
TOTAL AWARDED 2,600 CASES


1,300
1,300
14,300
9,100
1,300
1,300
1,300
1,300
1,300
1,300
1,300
1,300


28.77
29.06
29.16
29.33
29.44
30.26
30.12
30.14
30.01
30.15
30.38
29.73


1,300 30.26
1,300 30.42


12.5 oz. cans:


Ralston Purina Co.
Playa Ponce, PR
Kent, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 1,729 CASES

Star-Kist Foods, Inc.
Mayaguez, PR
Kansas City, KS
Oklahoma City, OK
Rapid City, SD
Helena, MT
McCune, NM
Exeter, CA
TOTAL AWARDED 32,851 CASES


1,729 24.35


19,019
1,729
5,187
1,729
1,729
3,458


24.04
24.14
24.64
24.57
24.14
24.64




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