The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) plans to purchase livestock and fish products for the National School Lunch Program and other Federal food nutrition assistance programs. Offers will be solicited in the following forms:
BEEF COARSE GROUND FRZ CTN-60 LB
BEEF FINE GROUND FRZ CTN-40 LB
BEEF FINE GROUND LFT OPT FRZ CTN-40 LB
BEEF FINE GROUND LFT OPT FRZ PKG-40/1 LB
BEEF FINE GROUND FRZ PKG-40/1 LB
BEEF 100% PTY 85/15 FRZ 2.0MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF 100% PTY 90/10 FRZ 2.0MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF PATTY LEAN CRZ CTN-40 LB
BEEF SPP PTY 85/15 FRZ 2.0MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF SPP PTY HSTYLE CKD 1.5 MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF SPP PTY HSTYLE CKD 2.0 MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF CRUMBLES W/SPP PKG-4/10 LB
BEEF BNLS SPECIAL TRM FRZ CTN-60 LB
BEEF FRESH BNLS COMBO-20/2000 LB
BEEF IRRADIATED FINE GRND FRZ CTN-40 LB
BEEF PATTY CKD FRZ 2.0 MMA CTN-40 LB
BEEF CHILI W/O BEANS 24/24 OZ
BEEF STEW CAN 24/24/ OZ
BEEF CAN 24/24 OZ
TUNA CHUNK LIGHT CAN-24/12 OZ
TUNA CHUCK LIGHT CAN-6/66.5 OZ
CATFISH STRIPS BRD OVN RDY PKG-4/10 LB
FISH AK PLCK BULK CTN 49.5 LB
FISH AK POLLOCK STIKS BRD FRZ CTN-40 LB
CATFISH FLTS UNBRD RAW PKG-20/2 LB
K SALMON PINK CAN-24/14.75 OZ
SALMON PINK CAN-24/14.75 OZ
PORK BNLS LEG ROASTS – BULK CTN-60 LB
PORK HAM WATERAD FRZ CTN-12/3 LB
PORK HAM WATERAD FRZ PKG 4/10 LB
PORK HAM WATERAD SLC FRZ PKG-8/5 LB
PORK HAM WTRADCBEFFRZ PKG-4/10 OR 8/5 LB
PORK PICNIC BNLS FRZ CTN-60 LB
PORK ROAST LEG FRZ CTN-32-40 LB
PORK PULLED CKD PKG-8/5 LB
PORK CAN 24/24 OZ
PORK BNLS LEG ROASTS BULK CTN-60 LB
PORK CHOPS BNLS FRZ PKG-40/1 LB
Pursuant to Agricultural Acquisition Regulation 470.103(b), commodities and the products of agricultural commodities acquired for these programs must be a product of the United States, and shall be considered to be such a product if it is grown, processed, and otherwise prepared for sale or distribution exclusively in the United States.
All offers must be submitted electronically through the Web-Based Supply Chain Management (WBSCM) website at http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=WBSCM. Offers submitted by any means other than WBSCM will be considered nonresponsive.
Solicitations will be issued in the near future for deliveries beginning July 1, 2017 through
June 30, 2018. Offers to sell these products must be received not later than the date specified on the Solicitations.
Offerors are urged to carefully read all applicable terms and conditions of the AMS Master Solicitation for Commodity Procurements, and the applicable Supplement/Item Description and Checklist of Requirements/Federal Purchase Program Specification as indicated on the Solicitations; and the Vendor Qualification Requirements for Prospective Contractors Selling Commodities to USDA dated March 2017.
Inquiries may be made by telephoning (202) 720-4517 or addressing the Contracting Officer; USDA/AMS Contracting Branch, Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA, Room 3522 South Building, Washington, DC 20250, telephone (202) 720-4517. An electronic version of this Program Announcement can be found at the Commodity Procurement Website: http://www.ams.usda.gov/selling-food.
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