USDA Buys 2,500 MT Peas

KANSAS CITY - Dec 5/18 - SNS -- The USDA's Commodity Credit Corporation office here confirmed the purchase of 2,500 metric tons (MT) of yellow split peas for shipment as food aid.

Under terms of USDA PL-480 food aid tender invitation 200005790 the USDA is buying pulses packed in 50 kg bags.

Purchases are for shipment from interior plants between January 1 and January 22 and from January 23 to February 13 for plants located at port.