THIS OLD FARM

7206 N 950 E
Darlington, IN 47940

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $477K
First Award Date 01/01/09
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Smith Erick Smith 2 Message
Smith Jessica M. Smith 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.12-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

Identification and Significance of the Problem or Opportunity: The meat processing infrastructure is declining and aging across the United States leaving small farms with limited poultry, natural pork, and ruminant processing options. Work to rehabilitate existing but aged processing establishments utilizing energy efficiencies and renewable ene...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2009
Budget: 01/01/09 - 12/31/09

Problem: Small farms have limited poultry and small ruminant processing facility choices in Indiana; while most facilities serving this function utilize standard construction methods, facilities utilizing alternative and renewable energy systems are nonexistent. Question: Can a facility be designed that utilizes alternative energy technologies t...