AgResearch International, Inc.

7841 E. Oakbrook Cir.
Madison, WI 53719

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $580K
First Award Date 01/01/94
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/00

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Bilkey Dr. Peter C Bilkey 5
Hackney Dr. John M. Hackney 1
Pitts Mr. Peter G. Pitts 1
Bilkey Bilkey 1

8 Awards Won

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Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2000
Budget: 01/01/00 - 12/31/00

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

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2000
Budget: 01/01/00 - 12/31/00

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1998
Budget: 01/01/98 - 12/31/98
PI: Bilkey

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1997
Budget: 01/01/97 - 12/31/97

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 hours. The development of a cost effective, c...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1996
Budget: 01/01/96 - 12/31/96

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 application of commercial micropropagation protoc...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1995
Budget: 01/01/95 - 12/31/95
PI: Unavailable

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, have exhibited superior characteristics, in hi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1995
Budget: 01/01/95 - 12/31/95
PI: Unavailable

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 association of heterotrophic bacteria and protozoans...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1994
Budget: 01/01/94 - 12/31/94

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 COST BIOREACTOR AND PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY SHOUL...