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Company Information:

Company Name: AgraQuest, Inc.
City: Davis
State: CA
Zip+4: 95616
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (530) 750-0150

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $200,000.00 4
SBIR Phase II $812,000.00 3

Award List:

Natural Product Fungicides For Control Of

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. pamela g. marrone
Award Amount: $55,000.00
Abstract:
The world fungicide market is approximately $5.5 billion and is almost exclusively synthetic chemicals.Over the past decade there has been increasing concern over chemical pesticide residues in the foodsupply, in the groundwater, and associated with worker safety issues. Recent legislation may… More

Natural Product Fungicides For Control Of

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. pamela g. marrone
Award Amount: $220,000.00
Abstract:
The world fungicide market is approximately $5.5 billion and is almost exclusively synthetic chemicals.Over the past decade there has been increasing concern over chemical pesticide residues in the foodsupply, in the groundwater, and associated with worker safety issues. Recent legislation may… More

Natural Products for the Control of Insects, Mites, and Nematodes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Pamela G. Marrone
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
Agriculture needs biorational pesticides to serve as replacements in an industry dominated by outdated synthetic chemicals. Residues in the food supply, environmental impact, and worker safety issues underscore the need for novel pesticides. Without a range of products with unique modes of action,… More

Development of a Novel Microbial Biopesticide for the Control of Insect Pests

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Pamela G. Marrone
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Agriculture needs new bio-rational pest control agents to replace outdated synthetic chemicals. Safer, smarter, target-specific control measures are required for use in sustainable integrated pest management (IPM) systems. New technologies are essential to IPM in high value fruit, nut, and vegetable… More

Development of a Novel Microbial Biopesticide for the Control of Insect Pests

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Pamela G. Marrone
Award Amount: $296,000.00
Abstract:
Agriculture needs new bio-rational pest control agents to replace outdated synthetic chemicals. Safer, smarter, target-specific control measures are required for use in sustainable integrated pest management (IPM) systems. New technologies are essential to IPM in high value fruit, nut, and vegetable… More

A Volatile Antibiotic Producing Fungus for Control of Soil-Borne and Postharvest Diseases

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Denise C. Manker, Director
Award Amount: $75,000.00
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Agriculture is in need of safer products to replace methyl bromide and other synthetic fungicides. Soil-borne diseases caused by pathogens such as Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Verticillium and Phytophthora are a major problem in horticulture, field crop production and greenhouses… More

Development of a Volatile Antibiotic Producing Fungus for Control of Soil-borne and Postharvest Diseases

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Denise C. Manker
Award Amount: $296,000.00
Abstract:
Agriculture is in need of safer products to replace methyl bromide and other synthetic pesticides. Soil-borne diseases caused by Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Verticillium and Phytophthora are a major problem in horticulture, field crop production and greenhouses causing root rots, wilts and loss of vigor… More