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Company Information:

Company Name: AgResearch International, Inc.
City: Madison
State: WI
Zip+4: 53719
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (608) 829-1488

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $330,000.00 7
SBIR Phase II $250,000.00 1

Award List:

A NEW LOW-COST DISPOSABLE BIOREACTOR FOR PLANT IN VITRO COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr Peter C Bilkey
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Described is a new low-cost disposable bioreactor for the commercial production of plant cell suspensions in vitro. determination of the technical and economic potential of our new technolgy is proposed. developed by agresearch international, inc. and based on preliminary experiments, our new lower… More

The Use of Algal-Scrubber Technology in the Treatment of Dairy-Processing Wastes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $55,000.00
Abstract:
This proposal would establish a pilot-scale algal scrubber to treat secondary discharge from dairy-processing plants. Algal scrubbers are fixed-media structures for culturing periphyton communities with two major components: an autotrophic assemblage of microscopic, filamentous algae, and an… More

The Development of a Superior Hybrid Pasture Grass (Festulolium braunii)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $55,000.00
Abstract:
Intensive rotational grazing is gaining popularity among livestock producers. Present varieties of forage species are not well adapted to intensive grazing. Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) and Festulolium (Festulolium braunii K. A.) a ryegrass X meadow fescue (Festuca pratense Hude.) cross,… More

Development of Commercial Wetland-Restoration Techniques Using Sphagnum

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. Peter C. Bilkey , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project will develop commercial biorestoration technologies to restore the overall structure and function of degraded Sphagnum weland ecosystems. Technologies will include the development of plant tissue culture techniques for Sphagnum species, the… More

In Vitro Commercial Production Of

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Dr. peter c. bilkey
Award Amount: $55,000.00
Abstract:
Protozoal predators severely limit the successful pond cultivation of the alga Haematococcus forthe commercial production of the aquaculture industry's natural colorant astaxanthin.Commercial producers frequently experience predatory attacks that eliminate 90% of theirHaematococcus biomass within 72… More

Development of a Natural Multiporous Cellulose Fiber for Industrial Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Bilkey , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $65,000.00

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Bilkey
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Not Available A zenith viewing spectroradiometer aircraft instrument is proposed for tropospheric profile measurements of O3, NO2, and SO2, aerosol optical depths and UV spectral radiances from differential column amounts measured as functions of aircraft altitude. Th

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Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Peter C. Bilkey
Award Amount: $250,000.00