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
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v. : ; 28 cm.
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English
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United States -- Agricultural Marketing Service
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Food industry and trade -- Quality control -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Vols. for <1986-> distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
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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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Preceded by:
FSQS food purchases. Weekly report

Full Text
A 88.57:15/ J

UNITED STATES WEEKLY
DEPARTMENT OF WE
AMS FOOD AGRICULTURE SUMMARY
PURCHASES AGRICULTURAL
PURCHASES MARKETING SERVICE VOL. 15
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250 NO. 40


July 7, 1986

During the week of June 30-July 4, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 4 commodity purchases totaling
13,291,192 pounds at a cost of $12,751,000.
The purchases were: frozen red tart pitted cherries; frozen ground beef,
canned beef, and frozen beef carcasses (purchased by the Commodity Credit
Corporation (CCC)). This will complete the frozen ground beef program.
Offers were invited for: green beans (canned and frozen), peas (canned
and frozen), canned pears, canned peaches; bulk pack turkey, turkey roasts;
canned beef and frozen beef carcasses.
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 Ibs.) ($1,000) range-?/ period due by period

Cherries, 2,663 1,350 $13.20- Sep 1- "NONE"
frozen 13.95 Oct 31
red tart pitted

Green beans, "NONE" Jul 23 Aug 8 Sep 16-
canned & frozen Jan 31

Peas, canned "NONE" :Jul 16 Jul 25 Sep 16-
& frozen Jan 31
Pears, canned "NONE" za 1986 : Jul 29 Aug 14 Oct 1-
SJUL : Feb 28







WEEK'S PURCHASES OFFERS INVITED
Commodity Quantity-/ Cost2/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 lbs.) ($1,000) range/ period due by period


Peaches, "NONE" :Jul 22 Aug 8 Sep 16-
canned Feb 28

Turkey, bulk "NONE" :Jul 14 3/ Jul 18 Aug 17-
pack Aug 30

Turkey roasts "NONE" Jul 14 3/ Jul 18 Aug 17-
Aug 30

Ground beef, 3,003 2,865 $0.9498- Week of "COMPLETES PROGRAM"
frozen (108,955) (104,660) 0.9545 Aug 10

Beef, 3,386 3,986 $1.1774 Week of :Jul 7 Jul 11 Week of
canned (48,984) (59,001) -- Aug 10 Aug 17

Beef, 4,240 4,550 $0.9630- Jul 13- :Jul 8 Jul 11 Jul 20-
carcasses, (9,440) (9,929)4/1.1079 Jul 19 Aug 2
frozen

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 frozen red tart pitted cherries--dollars per case.

3/ Every other Monday until further notice.

4/ Steer and heifer carcasses $1.0300 to $1.1079 per pound;

cow carcasses $0.9630 to $1.0400 per pound.





AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSSES

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

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES:

ALTA VERDE BEEF PACK, LTD.
EAGLE PASS, TX
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

EXCEL CORP.
FRIONA, TX
GLOUCESTER, NJ
DODGE CITY, KS
GLOUCESTER, NJ
PLAINVIEW, TX
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 1,560,000 LBS.

HARRIS RANCH BEEF CO.
SELMA, CA
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

IBP, INC.
HOLCOMB, KS
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

LEONARD & HARRAL PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

MONFORT OF COLORADO, INC.
GREELEY, CO
GLOUCESTER, NJ
GRAND ISLAND, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS.

JOHN MORRELL & COMPANY
SIOUX FALLS, SD
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 160,000 LBS.


PRICE


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.





80,000 1.0300


520,000

520,000

520,000


1.1000

1.1000

1.1000


400,000 1.1079




80,000 1.0962




80,000 1.0500


200,000

200,000


1.0880

1.0880


160,000 1.0320


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES Continued

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

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES (CONT.)
MOYER PACKING CO.
SOUDERTON, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 240,000 LBS.

PACKERLAND PKG. CO., INC.
GREEN BAY, WI
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 200,000 LBS.


COW CARCASSES:

LEONARD & HARRAL PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

MOYER PACKING CO.


SOUDERTON, PA


GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 8

PACKERLAND PKG. CO.,
GREEN BAY, WI
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 20(

SERVICE PACKING CO.
JOPLIN, MO
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 4(

SHAMROCK MEATS, INC.
VERNON, CA
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 8(


),000 LBS.

INC.


3,000 LBS.


0,000 LBS.




0,000 LBS.


SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.





240,000 1.0585




200,000 1.0600






80,000 1.0200




80,000 1.0385




200,000 1.0300




40,000 1.0400




80,000 1.0200




80,000 1.0400


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FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES Continued

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

COW CARCASSES (CONT.)
TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 80,000 LBS.

VALLEYDALE PACKERS, INC.
BRISTOL, VA
NEW ORLEANS, LA
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS.

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
GLOUCESTER, NJ
TOTAL AWARDED 360,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.





80,000 1.0350




40,000 0.9630




360,000 1.0327


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AWARDS


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AWARDS


FROZEN GROUND BEEF

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

ALL STATE PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 154,000 LBS..

ATLANTIC BRANDS, INC.
BOSTON, MA
TOTAL AWARDED 38,500 LBS.

LEONARD & HARRAL PKG. CO.
SAN ANTONIO, TX

TOTAL AWARDED 500,500 LBS.

MOYER PACKING CO.
HATFIELD, PA
TOTAL AWARDED 1,925,000 LBS.

SERVICE PACKING CO.
LOS ANGELES, CA
TOTAL AWARDED 385,000 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


154,000 0.9545



38,500 0.9545



192,500 0.9498
308,000 0.9525



1,925,000 0.9544



385,000 0.9545


I


CANNED BEEF

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

LARSEN CO.
GREEN BAY, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 3,385,692 LBS.


Price
No. Lbs. $/lb.


3,385,692 1.1774


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AWARDS




COMPANY AND CONTAINERS
SHIPPING POINT NO. PRICE


CHERRIES, RED TART PITIED, FROZEN
1/30 LB.

CHERRY ADMINISTRATIVE BOARD
BENTrN HARBOR MI 7,026 $13.50
4,842 $13.65
10,632 $13.80
BROCKPORT NY 3,750 $13.20
ODNKLIN MI 2,500 $13.80
IECATUR MI 4,684 $13.35
316 $13.50
7,500 $13.65
3,750 $13.80
GBEEN BAY WI 1,250 $13.20
LOGANSPORT IN 10,000 $13.20
MIDDLEPORT NY 2,500 $13.35
MUS JGON MI 2,500 $13.50
SODUL NY 3,750 $13.35
VWLIEWIILLE MI 2,500 $13.50
WILLIAMSBURG MI 5,000 $13.50
5,000 $13.65
460 $13.80
2,040 $13.95
WILLIAMsON NY 2,342 $13.20
1,408 $13.35
WOLCOTT NY 5,000 $13.35
TOTAL AWHRDED: 88,750 RANCE: $13.20-13.95


































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