USDA Poultry Product Purchase Program Announced:

June 13, 2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) plans to purchase poultry products for the National School Lunch Program and other Federal food nutrition assistance programs.  Offers will be solicited in the following forms:

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All offers must be submitted electronically through the Web-Based Supply Chain Management (WBSCM) website at   Offers submitted by any means other than WBSCM will be considered nonresponsive.

Solicitations will be issued in the near future for deliveries August 16, 2016 through June 30, 2017.  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 October 2014.

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: