59 589 KE IKI STE B
Haleiwa, HI 96712

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $480K
First Award Date 01/01/09
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Yang Fung Yang 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

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

Hawaii has year-round growing conditions and abundant agricultural land, yet it still imports more than 85% of its food. More than 2.3 million pounds of Agaricus mushrooms, a mushroom family that includes Portobello and Crimini, were imported each year in 2006 and 2007. Currently, these mushrooms are not produced in Hawaii. Increasing the produc...

Phase 1 SBIR

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

Small and mid-size farms are facing significant challenges in Hawaii: Tax laws, leasing difficulties, water, labor, and transportation are all problems for small and mid-size farms' sustainability, while increasing urbanization and growing pressure from developers to use agricultural land for resort and subdivision development continues to keep ...