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Title:
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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United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service.

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FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
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AMS FOOD

PURCHASES


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOL.15
NO. 39


June 30, 1986

During the week of June 23-27, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 5 commodity purchases totaling
12,751,136 pounds at a cost of $11,786,000.

The purchases were: dried pitted prunes, raisins; canned beef, frozen
ground beef, and frozen beef carcasses (purchased by the Commodity Credit
Corporation (CCC)). The frozen ground beef program is nearing completion.
This is the first purchase under the frozen beef carcass program.

Offers were invited for: raisins; canned beef, frozen ground beef, frozen
beef carcasses, bulk frozen ground beef (100% beef), and frozen ground beef
patties (100% beef).

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


Prunes, dried, 1,078
pitted


Raisins

Beef,
canned


1,843


582 $12.43- Aug 16-
14.10 Oct 31

1,000 $21.56- Aug 1-
21.95 Sep 30


1,873 2,219
(45,599) (55,015)


Ground beef, 3,157
frozen (106,029)


3,032
(101,869)


: Jul 8


$1.1847- Week of : Jun 30
-Aug 3

$0.9594- Week of Ju
0.9619 Aug 3


"NONE"


Jul 15


Sep 1-
Oct 31

Week of
Aug 10


k of
S10









Commodity Quantity!/ Cost!/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) rangej2/ period i due by period


Beef carcasses, 4,800
frozen

Ground beef,
bulk frozen

Ground beef,
frozen patties


4,953 $0.8900- Jul 6-
1.0900 3/ Jul 19

"NONE"


"NONE"


: Jul 1


SJul 11


. Jul 18


Jul 3


Jul 18


Jul 25


Jul 13-
Jul 19

Aug 17-
Aug 31

Aug 24-
Aug 30


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

2/ In dollars per pound--except dried pitted prunes and raisins--dollars per case.

3/ Steer and heifer carcasses $0.9600 to $1.0900 per pound;

cow carcasses $0.8900 to $1.0400 per pound.


WEEK'S PURCHASES


OFFERS INVITED







AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES

COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. Port of Export)

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES:

ALTA VERDE BEEF PACK, LTD.


EAGLE PASS, TX
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED -

CONSOLIDATED BEEF
GREEN BAY, WI
GLOUCESTER, NJ

CONSOLIDATED BEEF
HURON, SD
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED -

HARRIS RANCH BEEF
SELMA, CA
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED -

IBP, INC.
AMARILLO, TX
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED -


40,000 LBS.

INDUSTRIES, INC.



INDUSTRIES, INC.


480,000 LBS.

CO.


160,000 LBS.




400,000 LBS.


MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

JOHN MORRELL & COMPANY
SIOUX CITY, IA
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 160,000 LBS.

MOYER PACKING CO.
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

SUNLAND BEEF COMPANY
TOLLESON, AZ
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 1,200,000 LBS.


PIC


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.






40,000 0.9650


240,000 1.0595



240,000 1.0595




160,000 1.0396




400,000 0.9858




400,000 1.0660




160,000 1.0071




120,000 1.0585




1,200,000 1.0900


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES Continued


COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. Port of Export)

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SOUTH ST. PAUL, MN
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

TAMA MEAT PKG. CORP.
TAMA, IA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 160,000 LBS.


UNION PACKING CO. ARIZONA
PHOENIX, AZ
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.


COW CARCASSES:

CAVINESS PKG. CO., INC.
HEREFORD, TX
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

CONSOLIDATED BEEF INDUSTRIES, INC.
GREEN BAY, WI
GLOUCESTER, NJ
CONSOLIDATED BEEF INDUSTRIES, INC.
HURON, SD
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 240,000 LBS.

SUNLAND BEEF COMPANY
TOLLESON, AZ
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

UNION PACKING CO. ARIZONA
PHOENIX, AZ
GULFPORT, MS
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 480,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.




120,000 0.970C




160,000 1.0375





200,000 0.9600







40,000 1.0020




120,000 1.0295


120,000 1.0295




400,000 1.0400




200,000 0.8900




480,000 0.9732


- MORE -






AWARDS


i


\NNED BEEF

mpany & Shipping Point
.O.B. Origin)

kKESIDE PACKING CO.
'LAINVIEW, MN
)TAL AWARDED 1,872,936 LBS.


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


1,872,936 1.1847


FROZEN GROUND BEEF

COMPANY & SHIPPING POINT
(F.O.B. ORIGIN)

BLUE RIBBON MEATS, INC.
MIAMI, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 77,000 LBS.

NORTHERN STATES BEEF, INC.
OMAHA, NE

TOTAL AWARDED 3,080,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


77,000 0.9619



1,540,000 0.9594
1,540,000 0.9614


- MORE -
















COMPANY AND
SHIPPING POINT

RA IS INS
48/1 LB.


ENOCH PACKING CO.
DEL REY
TOTAL AWARDED:

BONNER PACKING CO
LOCANS
TOTAL AWARDED:


ITEM DESTINATION
NO.


PRICE
NO. CASES PER CASE


CA 3,200 $21.56
3,200 PRICE: $21.56


CA 35,200 $21.95
35,200 PRICE: $21.95


PRI(E
NO. UNITS PER
UNIT


DRIED PRUNES
25 LB.


SUNSWEET GROWERS INC
YUBA CITY


NEW YORK CITY, NY
ELMIRA, MI
LANSING, MI
KALAMAZOO, MI
HOLLAND, MI
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
ALBANY, NY
BINGHAMTON, NY
CITY CF INDUSTRY, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
UTICA, NY
BUFFALO, NY
MARLBORO, NY
MADISON, WI
EAU CLAIRE, WI
GREEN BAY, WI
MILWAUKEE, WI
CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA
SACRAMENTO, CA
WESTBURG L. I., NY
SAINT PAUL, MN
DULUTH, MN
WESTBURG L.I., NY
PORTLAND, ME
PORT NEWARK, NJ
VINELAND, NJ
HELENA, MT
BISMARCK, ND
SEATTLE, WA
SPOKANE, WA
HONOLULU, HI


TOTAL AWARDED:


1,540
400
1,140
700
840
1,540
1,540
1,540
770
770
1,540
1,540
770
770
1,540
770
770
770
770
1,540
1,540
3,080
2,680
400
4,620
1,540
1,540
1,540
940
600
1,155
385
1,540


13.71
13.59

13.38

13.10
12.46
12.43
13.90

12.46
12.43
13.84

14.00
13.60

13.62

12.77
12.65
13.96
13.47

13.97
13.98
13.86
13.88
13.40

13.08

14.10


43,120 RANGE: $12.43-14.10


AWARDS

































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