Diversification Toward Cooperative Processing of Innovative Value-Added Apple Product

Award Information
Agency: Department of Agriculture
Branch: N/A
Contract: 2004-33610-14366
Agency Tracking Number: 2004-00331
Amount: $36,711.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
363 Durgintown Road, Hiram, ME, 04041
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 William Johnson, Sr.
 (206) 254-7777
Business Contact
 William Johnson, Sr.
Title: President
Phone: (207) 625-4777
Email: info@appleacresfarm.com
Research Institution
Apple sales (due to competition with Chinese imports) have dropped considerably causing many farms to close. A value added apple product has been invented, yet is inconsitant in its process. The purpose of this research is to find a method of creating and replicating Cider Syrup as a method to market apples while maintaining nutritive qualities of apples.

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