Commodity Procurement

USDA Section 32 Egg Products Purchase Program Announced

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase $20 million in egg products for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs. Purchases will be made under the authority of Section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935, with the purpose to encourage the continued domestic consumption of these products by diverting them from the normal channels of trade and commerce.

USDA Section 32 Fresh Fluid Milk Purchase Program Announced

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase $50 million in Fresh Fluid Milk for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs. Purchases will be made under the authority of Section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935, with the purpose to encourage the continued domestic consumption of these products by diverting them from the normal channels of trade and commerce.  

 

USDA Section 32 Fresh Table Grapes Purchase Program Announced

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced plans to purchase $30 million in Fresh Table Grapes for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs. Purchases will be made under the authority of Section 32 of the Act of August 24, 1935, with the purpose to encourage the continued domestic consumption of these products by diverting them from the normal channels of trade and commerce.

Pre-Solicitation Announcement for Trade Mitigation Purchase of Strawberry Products

On July 25, 2019, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced details of additional actions the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) would take to support American agricultural producers while continued efforts on free, fair, and reciprocal trade deals take place. As part of those actions, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service announces the food purchase of up to $2,000,000 under the authority of Section 5 of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Charter Act for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs.

Pre-Solicitation Announcement for Trade Mitigation Purchase of Raisin Products

On July 25, 2019, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, announced details of additional actions the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) would take to support American agricultural producers while continued efforts on free, fair, and reciprocal trade deals take place. As part of those actions, USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service announces the food purchase of up to $24,000,000 under the authority of Section 5 of the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Charter Act for distribution to various food nutrition assistance programs.

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