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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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AMS FOOD

PURCHASE


UNITED STATES
DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURAL
MARKETING SERVICE


IINGTON, D.C. 20250


WEEKLY
SUMMARY

VOL 15
NO. 49


September 8, 1986


During the week of Septei j1 S~ U.S. Department of Agriculture's
Agricultural Marketing Service ann'e 7 commodity purchases totaling
20,333,760 pounds at a cost of $20,325,000.

The purchases were: fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken,
chicken drumsticks; canned luncheon meat, canned pink salmon, frozen ground
beef patties (100% beef and patties with vegetable protein product (VPP)), and
frozen beef carcassses. The frozen beef carcasses were purchased for export to
Brazil by the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC)). This will complete the
canned luncheon meat program.

Offers were invited for: fresh frozen cut-up chicken, bulk pack chicken,
chicken drumsticks; canned meatball stew, canned pink salmon, frozen ground
beef patties (100% beef and patties with vegetable protein product (VPP)),
frozen beef carcasses, pork carcasses and frozen bulk ground lamb. The frozen
bulk ground lamb is a test purchase.

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


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


Chicken,fresh 494
frozen cut-up (2,736)


Chicken,bulk
pack
Chicken,
drumsticks


72
(504)

380
(836)


333 $0.6495- Oct 5-18. Sep 12
(2,132) 0.6841


44
(355)
214
(461)


$0.6150- Oct 5-18 Sep 12

$0.5500- Oct 5-18 Sep 12
0.5850


Sep 18 Oct 19-
Nov 1

Sep 18 Oct 19-
Nov 1
Sep 18 Oct 19-
Nov 1








Commodity QuantityJ/ Costl/ Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) rangel/ period i due by period


Luncheon 3,672
meat, canned

Meatball stew,
canned

Salmon, pink, 699
canned

Beef patties, 2,336
frozen (7,648)

Beef 12,680
carcasses,(124,360)
frozen

Pork carcasses


Ground lamb,
bulk frozen


4,958

"NONE"

1,086


1,965
(6,506) 3/

11,725
(131,464) 4/

"NONE"


$1.2556- Oct 19-
1.4717 Nov 29
Sep 22


$1.5135- Nov 9- Sep 12
1.6288 Nov 22


$0.7410- Oct 5-
0.9861 11


Sep 12


$0.8769- Sep 14- :Sep 16
1.0023 27

:Oct 6


"NONE" :Oct 6


"COMPLETES PROGRAM"


Sep 26

Sep 16


Sep 19


Sep 19


Oct 10


Oct 10


Nov 1-
Dec 31

Nov 23-
Dec 6

Oct 19-
25

Sep 28-
Oct 11

Oct 19-
Nov 1

Weeks o
Nov 9 &
Nov 30


I/ Upper figure is current week's
total for the ongoing purchase


purchase.
program.


Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative


2/ In dollars per pound.

3/ Frozen ground beef patties (100% Beef) $0.9178 to $0.9861 per pound;
frozen beef patties and VPP $0.7410 to $0.8223 per pound.

4/ Steer and heifer carcasses $0.9900 to $1.0023 per pound;


cow carcasses $0.8769 to $0.8968 per pound.


OFFERS INVITED


WEEK'S PURCHASES






AWARDS


I


CANNED LUNCHEON MEAT

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

SHIPPING PERIOD 1 OCTOBER 1

24 30-OUNCE CANS

BLUE STAR FOODS
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA
TAHLEQUAH, OK
BISMARCK, ND
KANSAS CITY, KS
EXETER, CA
KENT, WA
KANSAS CITY, MO

CATANO, PR
ARECIBO, PR
CAGUAS, PR
LAS PIEDRAS, PR
TOTAL AWARDED 576,000 LBS.

6 6-POUND CANS:

BRYAN FOODS
WEST POINT, MS
ARECIBO, PR
VEGA ALTA, PR
CAGUAS, PR
LAS PIEDRAS, PR
AGUADILLA, PR
PENUELAS, PR
YAUCO, PR
ARROYO, PR
TOTAL AWARDED 324,000 LBS.

CEDAR RAPIDS MEATS
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
CATANO, PR
CATANO, PR
ARECIBO, PR
VEGA ALTA, PR
CAGUAS, PR
LAS PIEDRAS, PR
AGUADILLA, PR
PENUELAS, PR
YAUCO, PR
ARROYO, PR
TOTAL AWARDED 720,000 LBS.


NO. LBS.

9 NOVEMBER 1


36,000
36,000
144,000
72,000
36,000
108,000

36,000
36,000
36,000
36,000





36,000
72,000
36,000
36,000
36,000
36,000
36,000
36,000



108,000
72,000
72,000
72,000
72,000
36,000
72,000
108,000
36,000
72,000


PRICE
$/Ib.

1986:




1.2839
1.2890
1.2556
1.3136
1.3098
1.2556

1.3581
1.3602
1.3585
1.3589





1.4717
1.4717
1.4717
1.4717
1.4717
1.4717
1.4717
1.4717



1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688
1.4688


CANNED LUNCHEON MEAT Continued
SHIPPING PERIOD 2 NOVEMBER 2 15, 1986:

24 30-OUNCE CANS

BLUE STAR FOODS
COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA
KANSAS CITY, KS 252,000
TOTAL AWARDED 252,000 LBS.

CEDAR RAPIDS MEATS
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
TAHLEQUAH, OK 36,000
MCCUNE, NM 36,000
SIOUX FALLS/RAPID CITY, SD 36,000
EXETER, CA 108,000
KENT, WA 72,000

AGUADILLA.,PR 36,000
PENUELAS, PR 36,000
YAUCO, PR 36,000
ARROYO, PR 36,000
TOTAL AWARDED 432,000 LBS.

SHIPPING PERIOD 3 NOVEMBER 16 29, 1986:

24 30-OUNCE CANS

BLUE STAR FOODS
COUNCIL, BLUFFS, IA
KANSAS CITY, KS 324,000
KENT, WA 72,000
KANSAS CITY, MO 432,000
TOTAL AWARDED 828,000 LBS.

CEDAR RAPIDS MEATS
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
TAHLEQUAH, OK 36,000
EXETER, CA 108,000
TOTAL AWARDED 144,000 LBS.

6 6-POUND CANS

CEDAR RAPIDS MEATS
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
ARECIBO, PR 72,000
CANOVANAS, PR 72,000
CAGUAS, PR 36,000
LAS PIEDRAS, PR 36,000
AGUADILLA, PR 36,000
PENUELAS, PR 72,000
YAUCO, PR 36,000
ARROYO, PR 36,000
TOTAL AWARDED 396,000 LBS.


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1.2556




1.2699
1.2934
1.2783
1.3052
1.3061

1.3355
1.3355
1.3355
1.3355







1.2556
1.3098
1.2556




1.2638
1.2989





1.4280
1.4280
1.4280
1.4280
1.4280
1.4280
1.4280
1.4280





AWARDS


FROZEN BEEF PATTIES

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

TYPE 3 100% BEEF PATTIES

GOLDBERGER, INC.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
LANSING, MI
HELENA, MT
TOTAL AWARDED 277,200 LBS.

H&H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 39,600 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
LITTLE ROCK, AR
NAMPA, ID
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
BROCKTON, MA
AMARILLO, TX
EL PASO, TX
SAN ANGELO, TX
SOUTHTON, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 435,600 LBS.

FALKENSTEIN'S MEAT CO.
EUGENE, OR
SEATTLE, WA
TOTAL AWARDED 39,600 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. S/LB.


198,000
79,200


0.9657
0.9807


39,600 0.9178


79,200
39,600
39,600
79,200
39,600
39,600
39,600
79,200


0.9512
0.9838
0.9861
0.9861
0.9618
0.9691
0.9584
0.9621


39,600 0.9805


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

TYPE 4 BEEF PATTIES AND VPP

H&H MEAT PROD. CO.
MERCEDES, TX
WALTERBORO, SC
KOKOMO, IN
RICHMOND, KY
HATTIESBURG, MS
JACKSON, MS
ORANGEBURG, SC
CULPEPER, VA
MANASSAS, VA
ROANOKE, VA
TOTAL AWARDED 752,400 LBS.

SUPREME BEEF PROC.
DALLAS, TX
LEBANON, TN
OWENSBORO, KY
JACKSON, MS
ST. LOUIS, MO
EUGENE, OR
PORTLAND, OR
TOTAL AWARDED 435,600 LBS.

TAYLOR PACKING CO., INC.
WYALUSING, PA
BALTIMORE, MD
ALTOONA, PA
CHAPMAN, PA
SUNBURY, PA
TAYLOR, PA
TOTAL AWARDED 356,400 LBS.


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.


39,600
435,600
39,600
39,600
39,600
39,600
39,600
39,600
39,600



39,600
39,600
79,200
118,800
79,200
79,200




39,600
79,200
79,200
79,200
79,200


0.7560
0.7560
0.7540
0.7415
0.7410
0.7550
0.7625
0.7630
0.7590



0.7860
0.7872
0.7784
0.7844
0.7948
0.8223




0.8000
0.8000
0.8000
0.8000
0.8000


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AWARDS


CANNED PINK SALMON
COMPANY/SHIPPING POINT
& F.O.B. DESTINATION

TYPE A 48-15 1/2 OZ. CANS

Walter-Thomas Corporation
Astoria, OR
TOTAL AWARDED 15,040 CASES

Charlestown, MA
Holley/Auburn, NY
Brooklyn, NY
New Castle, DE/Washington, DC
Charleston, WV
Sunbury/Philadelphia, PA
Catano, PR
St. Louis, MO
Sioux City, IA
Helena, MT
Atlanta/Tucker, GA
Columbia/Orangeburg, SC
Knoxville/Chattanooga, TN
Chicago, IL
St. Paul, MN
Kalamazoo/Marshall, MI
Cleveland, OH
Lubbock/Amarillo, TX
Little Rock, AR
Sacramento, CA


PRICE
NO. CASES $/CASE


72.99
72.82
72.74
72.91
72.22
73.09
75.74
71.58
71.55
70.89
71.94
72.28
72.15
71.60
71.47
71.88
72.03
71.89
71.62
70.38


FROZEN BEEF CARCASSES
COMPANY/PROCESSING POINT
F.O.B. DESTINATION
(U.S. PORT OF EXPORT)

STEER AND HEIFER CARCASSES:

CENTRAL PACKING CO.
CENTER HILL, FL
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 120,000 LBS.

IBP, INC.
EMPORIA, KS
TAMPA, FL
IBP, INC.
AMARILLO, TX
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 4,240,000 LBS,

COW CARCASSES:

CENTRAL PACKING CO.
CENTER HILL, FL
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 40,000 LBS,

GIBBON PACKING, INC.
GIBBON, NE
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 1,200,000 LBS,

REELFOOT PACKING CO.
UNION CITY, TN
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 400,000 LBS,

SERVICE PACKING CO.
JOPLIN, MO
SAVANNAH, GA
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 1,800,000 LBS,

SUNSTAR FOODS, INC.
SO. ST. PAUL, MN
SAVANNAH, GA
TOTAL AWARDED 2,400,000 LBS,

VALLEYDALE PACKERS, INC.
BRISTOL, VA
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 480,000 LBS,

WESTERN VALLEY PACKING CO.
SCOTTSBLUFF, NE
TAMPA, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 2,000,000 LBS,


PRICE
NO. LBS. $/LB.





120,000 0.9900




2,000,000 0.9999


2,240,000 1.0023





40,000 0.8950



1,200,000 0.8769




400,000 0.8790




1,000,000 0.8888
800,000 0.8968




2,400,000 0.8889




480,000 0.8794




2,000,000 0.8798


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AWARDS


r


CUT-UP CHICKEN

COMPANY & F.O.B.
DESTINATION

COMMODITY A (CUT-UP)

SANDERSON FARMS, INC.
COLLINS, MS
CONWAY, SC
EL PASO, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 114

SANDERSON FARMS INC.
LAUREL, MS
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL
TOTAL AWARDED 38

MAR-JAC, INC.
GAINESVILLE, GA
BRIGHTWOOD, MA
WORCESTER, MA
HAMPTON, VA
BYRD, VA
TOTAL AWARDED 152

GRESS FARMS, INC.
SCRANTON, PA
WESTBURY, NY
TOTAL AWARDED 76


PRICE
NO. LB. S/LB.


,000




,000


38,000 0.6684
76,000 0.6750




38,000 0.6765


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


0.6835
0.6837
0.6812
0.6799


,000


76,000 0.6495


,000


GOLDENROD BROILERS, INC.
CULLMAN, AL
ZANESVILLE, OH
DAYTON, OH
TOTAL AWARDED 114,000

COMMODITY B (BULK PACK)

SANDERSON FARMS, INC.
COLLINS, MS
WESTFIELD, WI
TOTAL AWARDED 72,000

COMMODITY D (DRUMSTICKS)

TYSON FOODS
OXFORD, AL
WESTBURY, NY
PORT NEWARK, NJ
MIAMI PLANTATION, FL
HELENA, MT
TOTAL AWARDED 152,000

CONTINENTAL GRAIN CO.
DECATUR, AL
E. HARTFORD, CT
WYOMING, DE
PORT NEWARK, NJ
LAKE WALES, FL
SAN ANTONIO, TX
TOTAL AWARDED 228,000


38,000 0.6841
76,000 0.6821






72,000 0.6150


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




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


0.5550
0.5550
0.5500
0.5850




0.5727
0.5648
0.5701
0.5602
0.5582


































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