IRV & SHELLY''S FRESH PICKS

5625 W HOWARD ST
Niles, IL 60714

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $81.1K
First Award Date 01/01/10
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Cernauskas Irvin Cernauskas 1 Message
Herman Shelly Herman 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.9-2010
Budget: 01/01/10 - 12/31/10

This project proposes to improve the infrastructure for moving local food from farms to regional cities. Limited capacity for post-harvest handling, packing and transporting farm products is an obstacle to further growth in the local food market in Chicago. The goal of this project is to find ways to alleviate these bottlenecks so the many benef...