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WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250
April 8, 1985
During the week of April 1-5, the U.S. Department of Agriculture_.s.
Agricultural Marketing Service announced 1 commodity purchase aTlyogr@,.
4,106,052 pounds at a cost of $4,259,000. ---
The purchase was: canned pork. /
Offers were invited for: canned pork; dried egg mix. JUN 10 191
Those needing additional information should contact the Vontracting -
Officer, Livestock Division telephone (202) 447-2650; Contracting' n f'.cer, .-t
Commodity Procurement Branch, Poultry Division telephone (202) 447 1?$.; .,',; .
Commodity Procurement Branch, Fruit and Vegetable Division telephone t?2F4--
447-4517, (depending upon commodity involved), AMS, USDA, Washington, D.C.
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Commodity Quantity.!/ Cost / Award Shipping Bids Acceptance Shipping
(1,000 Ibs.) ($1,000) range!/ period due by period
$1.0313- Week of : Apr 8
1.0396 May 12
: Apr 16
Apr 12 Week of
Apr 19 Jun 2-15
I/ Upper figure is current week's purchase. Lower figure, in parentheses, is cumulative
total for the ongoing purchase program. Canned pork program announced Feb. 26.
2/ In dollars per pound.
Company & Shipping Point
Blue Star Foods, Inc.
Council Bluffs, IA
Bryan Foods, Inc.
West Point. MS
Lakeside Packing Co.
The Larsen Co., Inc.
Green Bay, WI
No. Lbs. $/lb.
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