Green Growth Properties dba Geremia Greenhouse

415 Barnes Road
Wallingford, CT 06492

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $376K
First Award Date 01/01/05
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Geremia Joseph E. Geremia 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

Sub irrigation combats the waste of water and fertilizer in traditional overhead watering systems used in greenhouses for production of potted ornamental plants. However, current ebb and flow watering systems achieve nearly complete saturation of the root medium for each watering cycle. There is no ability to restrict the water provided to the p...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2005
Budget: 01/01/05 - 12/31/05

Conventional watering uses hose or boom irrigation systems to apply excess water to ensure complete coverage of the entire crop to the point of full saturation of the root medium. This method is costly in terms of water and nutrients. Water falls outside the area of the pots and is lost to the environment. Excess water may leach up to 75% of the...