USDA Buys 20,650 MT Pulses

KANSAS CITY - Apr 19/18 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 20,650 metric tons (MT) of whole and green split peas for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200005277 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between May 16 to June 6 and between June 7 to June 28 for plants located at port.