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Company Information:

Name: Empire Chestnut Company
Address: 3276 Empire Road SW
Carrollton, OH 44615
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $144,990.00 3
SBIR Phase II $190,000.00 1

Award List:

FACILITATED HARVESTING OF CHESTNUTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $40,510.00

FACILITATED HARVESTING OF CHESTNUTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $190,000.00
Abstract:
Chinese chestnuts have the potential for greatly expended commercial production in the u.s.a. locally produced chest nuts could replaced imported chestnuts in the marketplace as well as exploit new markets. one barrier to commercial production is lack of harvest technology. we propose determining… More

In Vitro Clonal Propagation of Chestnut (Castanea spp.)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $54,480.00
Abstract:
Problems with all types of vegetative propagation of chestnut have hindered the development of the chestnut industry. In vitro propagation offers both a tool for gaining a better understanding of the problems and a propagation method itself. Despite considerable research, there has not been a… More

Fresh Peeled Chestnuts: An Acient Crop Made Ready-to-Use

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. Gregory Miller , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
A significant growth area in the food industry is fresh-prepared fruits and vegetables. Chestnuts are a prime candidate for peeling as a minimally-processed, refrigerated product. The present market volume of chestnuts is rather small and dominated by imported, in-shell chestnuts which often reach… More