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USDA-AMS Purchases


On September 2nd, the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service announced purchase of 29 tons of boned chicken in pouches for child nutrition and related food assistance programs.  Product was purchased at $74 to $89 per 22.55 lb. box containing 36 ten-ounce pouches corresponding to $3.28 to $3.96 per lb.


USDA Agricultural Marketing Service also announced purchase of 1,198 tons of boned chicken in 12.5 oz. cans. Product was purchased for $3.31 to $3.53 per lb.

The two purchases amounted to $12.9 million with deliveries to be made from mid-September  through December 2022.


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