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Company Information:

Company Name:
Kamuela Greenhouse/Specialty Orchids
Address:
64-5131 White Road
Kamuela, HI 96743 8239
Phone:
(808) 887-6505
URL:
N/A
EIN:
N/A
DUNS:
125105606
Number of Employees:
1
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
Minority-Owned?:
Yes
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $69,000.00 1
SBIR Phase II $268,100.00 1

Award List:

Converting Locally Collected Waste Plastics into A Clean, Durable Orchid Medium

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
In Hawaii, commonly used, expensively imported organic orchid growth media -- bark and coir -- quickly break down, inviting pathogens, pests and other problems for commercial orchid growers, who are striving to stay competitive amid global expansion in the orchid industry. Also, as an island state… More

Converting Locally Collected Waste Plastics into a Clean, Durable Growth Medium for Orchids

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$268,100.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Hawaii orchid growers, of which there are more than 70, face increasing competition from mega-nurseries in California and Florida as well as from producers in Taiwan, Thailand, and Holland. The business model among Hawaii growers tends to small, family operated concerns, by choice and tradition. A… More