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:
EGGS 15 DOZEN
EGG MIX DRIED PKG – 48/6 OZ
WHOLE EGGS, 6/5 LB CARTONS
BULK LIQUID WHOLE EGGS
EGGS WHOLE FRZ CTN-12/2 LB
CHICKEN CUT-UP FRZ CTN-40 LB
CHICKEN BONED CAN-12/50 OZ
CHICKEN WHOLE BAGGED FRZ CTN 36-43 LB
CHICKEN STRIPS FRZ CTN-30 LB
CHICKEN OVEN ROASTED FRZ 8 PC CTN-30 LB
CHICKEN FAJITA STRIPS CTN-30 LB
CHICKEN SMALL CHILLED-BULK
CHICKEN DICED CTN-30 LB
CHICKEN LARGE CHILLED-BULK
CHICKEN LEGS CHILLED-BULK
CHICKEN BONED CAN-12/15 OZ
CHICKEN CONSUMER SPLIT BREAST PCK-6/5 LB
TURKEY TACO FILLING CTN-30 LB
TURKEY THIGHS BNLS SKNLS CHILLED-BULK
TURKEY BREAST DEL FRZ CTN-40 LB
TURKEY BREAST SMKD DELI FRZ CTN-40 LB
TURKEY CONSUMER PACK WHOLE CTN-30-60-LB
TURKEY ROAST FRZ CTN-32-48-LB
TURKEY HAM SMKD FRZ CTN-40 LB
TURKEY BREAST DELI SLICED FRZ PKG-8/5 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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