Pima Research Company

2135 E. Hampton St.
Greenwich, AZ 85719

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $358K
First Award Date 01/01/03
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hooper Judith E. Hooper 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2004
Budget: 01/01/04 - 12/31/04

Many commercial crop growers depend on managed bees for pollination to achieve high yield and top quality produce. There are more than 90 bee-pollinated crops in the U.S. alone, and by improving crop quality and yield, it is estimated that bees add $14.6 billion to crop value. Currently, there is a crisis that is challenging the success and sust...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2003
Budget: 01/01/03 - 12/31/03

NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: The infestation of honey bees (Apis mellifera) with the parasitic mite varroa (Varroa destructor) continues to devastate the agriculture and beekeeping industries. In many regions of the U.S. most feral honey bee colonies have died due to infestation, and large losses to managed colonies have occurred as well. The importan...