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Company Information:

Company Name: Bee Power, LP
City: Navasota
State: TX
Zip+4: 77868
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: Yes
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (936) 825-7312

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $170,000.00 2

Award List:

Association of Honey Bee SNPs with Varroa destructor mite resistance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Daniel B. Weaver
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Abstract:
"Honey bee pollination is estimated to contribute over $14 billion annually to agricultural production. Honey bee pollination services in the larger ecosystem are also of vital importance. However, apiculture in the United States is threatened, especially by infestations of exotic parasitic mites.… More

Selection and Genomic Characterization of Honey Bees Resistant to Viral Pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Daniel Weaver, Partner
Award Amount: $90,000.00
Abstract:
Honey bee populations, especially managed honey bees, have been adversely affected by Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), Varroa destructor mite infestations and viral pathogens. A variety of viral pathogens have been identified as potential factors contributing to CCD, and viral pathogens are vectored… More