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Company Information:

Company Name:
NATIVE SEEDSTERS, INC
Address:
100 POLY DRIVE, SUITE 150
Billings, MT 59101 0112
Phone:
(406) 294-2995
URL:
N/A
EIN:
208904652
DUNS:
805883597
Number of Employees:
6
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
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 $170,000.00 2
SBIR Phase II $400,000.00 1

Award List:

Seedster Technology for more Seed Recovery, less impurities, and faster ground speed harvesting camelina and canola for biodiesel feedstock

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Lee Arbuckle, President
Abstract:
Native Seedsters, Inc will test patented technology to recover camelina seed (Camelina sativa). Seedster principles appear apt for camelina. The Seedster counter-rotating brush and a combing drum form a `pinch point'. The comb teeth position seed stems. The brush dislodges seed and few impurities.… More

Feasibility Test of Seedster Technology to Improve Quantity and Quality of Carrot and Yarrow Seed

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$90,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
F. L. Arbuckle, President/CEO
Abstract:
The production of hybrid carrot seed is difficult because of the indeterminacy of ripening and the tendency to shatter mature seeds. The umbel (flat-top cluster) inflorescences (seedheads) of carrots mature sequentially over a 3-4 week period. The primary (king) umbel matures first, followed by the… More

Seedster Technology for More Seed Recovery, Less Impurities and Faster Ground Speed Harvesting Camelina for Biodiesel Feedstock

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$400,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Lee Arbuckle, President/CEO
Abstract:
Camelina seed production is expanding throughout the semi-arid portion of the wheat belt and is proposed for intercropping between rows in vineyards and nut orchards. These markets and the market need for small maneuverable harvesters for research plots and breeder blocks have created a need for an… More