Santa Fe, NM 87501

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $550K
First Award Date 01/01/12
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Groeneveld David Groeneveld 1 Message
Barz Dave Barz 1 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.4-2013
Budget: 01/01/13 - 12/31/13

According to the USDA (2012) approximately 80% of the Nation & #39;s consumptive water use, and over 90% in many western states, is used in agriculture. Groundwater provides over 50 billion gallons per day for agricultural needs. Long term water level declines caused by sustained groundwater pumping for agriculture are impacting the environment ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 8.4-2012
Budget: 01/01/12 - 12/31/12

Center pivot irrigation systems are widespread across the Nation's critically water short regions. A common bias for irrigators is to give crops more water than is actually needed in order to cover uncertainties and ensure enough water is present. This practice leads to profound waste of water and energy. Providing just what the crop needs is th...