AGION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

60 AUDUBON RD
Wakefield, MA 01880

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $179K
First Award Date 01/01/09
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Trogolo Jeffrey Trogolo 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.2-2011
Budget: 01/01/11 - 12/31/11

While bacteria cause fewer plant diseases than fungi and viruses, they do cause serious economic damages to both US and worldwide agriculture. Citrus canker caused by Xanthomonas axonopodis has resulted in the destruction of over 20 million trees in Florida, while fire blight caused by Erwinia amylovora costs exceed $100 million per year in the ...

Phase 1 SBIR

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

The growth of agricultural productivity in the past century can be partly attributed to an intense focus on pest management, including the development of fungicides and bactericides. Agricultural history contains many examples of fungi or bacteria causing complete crop loss. The use of fungicides and bactericides can prevent such catastrophic lo...