AMS buys 6 million lbs. of chicken
Sept. 26, 2011
by Meat&Poultry Staff
WASHINGTON – The US Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service recently purchased 6,138,000 lbs. of consumer pack whole chicken at a cost of $5,257,185.12 for school lunch and other domestic food nutrition assistance programs, according to the National Chicken Council.
The complete purchase report for the consumer pack whole chicken can be found on AMS’s website.