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Company Information:

Company Name: SUMMERDALE, INC.
City: Verona
State: WI
Zip+4: 53593-9661
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (608) 826-6667

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $403,444.00 9
SBIR Phase II $898,055.00 4

Award List:

Development of Natural Organic Acids as Harvest Aids

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $54,931.00

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Not Available Improved wound healing may have multiple applications, which may benefit civilian medical care, military situations and long-term space flights. In space wounds may heal differently than here on earth. Laser light has shown some benefit for wound healing, but has limited surface area… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $170,000.00

Development of Safer, Effective Fungicide Formulations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $47,700.00
Abstract:
Fungicides are used on millions of acres of agricultural crops, to control disease and increase yield harvest. However, current products have high chronic toxicity and many are suspected human carcinogens and/or teratogens and may not be re-registered under the Food Quality Protection Act.… More

Safe, effective fungicides against fruit pathogens

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman
Award Amount: $74,950.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project proposes to develop formulations of natural fatty and organic acids as alternatives to traditional fungicides for the control of diseases in fruits such as grapes, blueberries, strawberries and raspberries. In the course of this… More

Development of Safer, Effective Fungicide Formulations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Currently growers are using toxic and at times injurious chemicals on millions of acres of agricultural crop that require multiple fungicide treatments to control disease. Many if not most of the existing products have high chronic toxicity, are suspected human carcinogens… More

Development of Safer, Effective Fungicide Formulations

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert D. Coleman
Award Amount: $178,686.00
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Currently growers are using toxic and at times injurious chemicals on millions of acres of agricultural crop that require multiple fungicide treatments to control disease. Many if not most of the existing products have high chronic toxicity, are suspected human carcinogens… More

Safer, Non-Selective Weed Control for Organic Growers and Home Consumer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, D
Award Amount: $45,700.00
Abstract:
Non-selective herbicides are used extensively by growers, home consumers, industrial and commercial end-users, with total use expanding every year. Although proper weed control is important for increased agricultural production, many of the common nonselective herbicides are either acute toxins… More

Novel Chemistry for Effective Control of Dry Bean Disease

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, President
Award Amount: $52,125.00
Abstract:
Phaseolus dry beans are the leading grain legume crop with an annual world production of 20 million metric tons (mmt) and the U.S. is the leading export nation marketing 40% (0.4 mmt) of all dry bean production overseas. Dry or dry edible beans (DEB) are produced in the U.S. on 1.7 million acres by… More

Safer, Non-Selective Weed Control for Organic Growers and Home Consumers

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, President
Award Amount: $210,820.00
Abstract:
Rapid growth of organic agriculture has created a greater demand for effective weed control, the most urgent problem facing organic growers. Current weed control methods are inefficient, expensive and labor-intensive, resulting in substantial reductions in profitability for fruit and vegetable… More

Synergistic, Natural Compounds as Insecticides

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, President
Award Amount: $63,788.00
Abstract:
The Japanese beetle is a highly destructive pest of more than 400 plant species including fruits, vegetables, ornamentals, field and forage crops, and weeds. Since the first detection in the United States in a nursery near Riverton, New Jersey in 1916, it has spread to many states east of the… More

Organic Acid Formulations for Wood Protection: Inhibition of Mold Fungi

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, President
Award Amount: $64,250.00
Abstract:
Humans are exposed constantly to molds in the environment, both indoors and outdoors. Problems arise when the immune system is suppressed (HIV infection, cancer treatment), over-responsive (allergy) or when exposures are exceedingly high (irritation and mycotoxin effects). Many people are allergic… More

???Organic Acid Formulations for Wood Protection: Inhibition of Mold and Decay Fungi???

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Robert Coleman, President
Award Amount: $338,549.00
Abstract:
Summerdale, Inc. and Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) will focus on above-ground applications of waterborne preservatives for indoor and outdoor residential lumber. Specifically, fatty acid-based formulations +/- adjuvants will be targeted for use on a) indoor lumber and wood composites and b)… More