The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until April, 2020.
SBC: H&T Alternative Controls, LLC. Topic: N/A
Due to environmental and regulatory concerns, research and development of nonchemical alternatives for pest suppression is necessary. Entomopathogenic nematodes are environmentally friendly biocontrol agents that can suppress a wide variety of economically important insect pests including the black vine weevil, the Japanese beetle, Diaprepes root weevil, and fungus gnats. Commercialization of thes ...SBIR Phase I 2001 Department of Agriculture
SBC: Meridian Environmental Technology, Inc. Topic: N/A
Scierotinia sclerotiorum, or white mold, is generally considered to be one of the two most damaging diseases to the U.S. canola, dry bean, soybean, and sunflower crops. Although controllable with timely fungicide applications, the expense of these fungicides and the lack of reliable information as to the need for the application often prohibit the preemptive action requited for disease control. Wh ...SBIR Phase I 2001 Department of Agriculture
SBC: SLEEPY HOLLOW FARM Topic: N/A
The bright yellow roots of Goldenseal are one of the most widely consumed products sold through health and natural food stores" say Steven Foster and James Duke. Many years of unrestricted wild collection have had devastating effects on native Goldenseal populations. Annual wild harvests are estimated at more 60 million plants (SCPFRC, 1999). Currently less than 300 acres are in cultivation (Davis ...SBIR Phase I 2001 Department of Agriculture