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SBC: Maine Fresh Sea Farms, LLC Topic: 811F
Maine Fresh Sea Farms (MFSF) will build a multi-species, multi-season prototype farm with the goal of having crops of fresh sea vegetables available throughout the year. What isn’t utilized fresh will be dried for longer-term storage and used in other products. Our team will gather data on water quality, nutrients, light levels, and hydrodynamics to assemble profiles of key parameters that deter ...SBIR Phase II 2015 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Development of Sustainable, Multi-Seasonal, Multi-Species, Marine Algal Aquaculture in Coastal MaineSBC: Maine Fresh Sea Farms, LLC Topic: 81
This Phase I proposal determines the feasibility of growing multiple species of macroalgae in commercial marine aquafarm environments. Marine aquaculture is a logical outgrowth of successful wild harvest seaweed businesses over the last several years. Developing a marine aquaculture prototype will foster the science of sea farming. Extending growing seasons for multi-species would provide year ...SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Development of Native Kelp Culture System Technologies to Support Sea Vegetable Aquaculture in New England Coastal WatersSBC: Ocean Approved, LLC Topic: 817
This Phase II research expands Phase I research on Saccharina latissima and is to design and develop “seed” nursery methodologies for the development of commercial-scale production of juvenile kelp plants including Alaria esculenta and Laminaria digitata. The project objectives include: 1. Isolate and maintain cultures of New England species of Alaria esculenta and laminaria digitata to be use ...SBIR Phase II 2011 Department of CommerceNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration