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Company Information:

Company Name:
U. S. Chicory, Inc.
Address:
PO Box 240
Scottsbluff, NE 69363
Phone:
(308) 632-2315
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Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

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Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $71,775.00 1

Award List:

Extraction of Inulin From Dried Chicory Root

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$71,775.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Chicory is an excellent source of inulin, a fructose polymer with important nutrition and health characteristics. Currently, chicory is grown primarily in Europe. In 2001, U.S. Chicory constructed a drying facility in Scottsbluff, NE and processed 950 acres of chicory, theā€¦ More