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Company Information:

Company Name: Hawaiian Vanilla Company, Inc.
City: Paauilo
State: HI
Zip+4: 96776
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (808) 776-1543

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $79,750.00 1
SBIR Phase II $296,000.00 1

Award List:

Disease Control for Emerging Vanilla Industry

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: James H. Reddekopp, Jr.
Award Amount: $79,750.00
A significant attempt is being made to establish a new vanilla industry in Hawaii. This industry will generate a new product for Hawaii and also employ displaced sugarcane employees. At present, several potential plant pathogens have been found at the new vanilla nursery. These fungi and bacteria… More

A New Vanilla Industry as a Community Development Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: James H. Reddekopp
Award Amount: $296,000.00
The problem being studied in the present proposal is how to bring a village that had been decimated by the loss of its major employer back to the vibrant town it was during the heyday of "King Cane". Can a single business make up for the lack of jobs and opportunities in a small Hawai`i town that… More