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  1. Integrating Timber Production And

    SBC: H. M. Hoganson & Associates            Topic: N/A

    The importance of forest management planning is increasing as more demands are placed on our forestresources. Simply sustaining timber production is no longer good enough. Spatial arrangement of theforest is especially important for environmental quality and wildlife populations. Spatial aspects ofmanagement are difficult to address in forest planning models. Few models are currently available ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture

    SBC: Lineguard, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    The infestation of crawling insect vermin can cause severe economic losses in citrus and other fruit and nut trees, nursery stock and ornamentals. The red imported fire ants (RIFA) in particular are responsible for damage and death of young citrus tree in the major U.S. citrus growing regions. RIFA freed on bark and cambium to obtain sap, girdling and often killing trees. Fire ants and other ants ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  3. Efficacy Of Solar-powered Electrocutor/

    SBC: Olson Products, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    Commercial livestock, as a group, are attacked by a complex of arthropod ectoparasites. The dairyindustry is no exception. Two species of filth fly pests that occur on this commodity group are houseflies and stable flies. Stable flies are fierce biters and have been shown to reduce milk production 40-60%. House flies are public health nuisances that can transmit a variety of diseases to humans ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  4. Integrate And Develop The Natural Endod

    SBC: Prolong Water Service Corp.            Topic: N/A

    Experiments using a static bioassay system as a basis to develop a focal control method forDreissena illustrates the potential usefulness of the plant molluscicides, Lemmatoxins, fromPhytolacca dodecandra or Endod. Endod at a dose higher than 15mg/L is lethal to adult zebramussels, while a lower dose prevents their adhesion and aggregation. Since Endod plant havebeen successfully grown as monocu ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  5. Identification Of Native Plants With

    SBC: Understory, Inc.            Topic: N/A

    The goal of this proposal is to determine what non-timber forest products and forest practiceshave potential for enhancing the economic benefit to owners of small forests in Southeast Ohio.The researchers will 1) identify promising non-timber forest crops that can be harvested inconjunction with existing steward-ship practices, 2) identify marketing options for the cropschosen, and 3) determine th ...

    SBIR Phase I 1997 Department of Agriculture
  6. Fresh Peeled Chestnuts: An Acient Crop Made Ready-to-Use

    SBC: Empire Chestnut Company            Topic: N/A

    A significant growth area in the food industry is fresh-prepared fruits and vegetables. Chestnuts are a prime candidate for peeling as a minimally-processed, refrigerated product. The present market volume of chestnuts is rather small and dominated by imported, in-shell chestnuts which often reach the consumer in poor condition and are tedious to peel by hand. An obvious solution is to offer fr ...

    SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of Agriculture
  7. A Computational Tool for Design and Operation of Coolers/Dryers for Feed Pellets

    SBC: INNOVATIVE RESEARCH, INC.            Topic: N/A

    Cooling and drying of feed pellets are the most important operations in the feed manufacturing industry. These operations are carried out simultaneously, in a single machine, by passing ambient air through a moving bed of pellets. However, simultaneous control of both these processes is very difficult. Overdrying of pellets is a common problem that costs several million dollars to feed processi ...

    SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of Agriculture
  8. Economical Synthesis of Advanced Ceramics from Agricultural Materials

    SBC: Nanomaterials Research LLC            Topic: N/A


    SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of Agriculture
  9. Evaluation of the Rural and Community Development Impacts of Fuel Cells


    Fuel cells promise unique siting characteristics and operating benefits which can help extend or increase the availability of electrical power in rural communities. Some of these advantages include: availability in small sizes, modularity, fuel efficiency, reliability, economic operation, and environmental compliance. Fuel cells also offer the potential for using a range of available fuels and t ...

    SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of Agriculture
  10. Biogas Fueled Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System



    SBIR Phase I 1996 Department of Agriculture
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