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Company Information:

Company Name: MEGASTARTER, LLC
City: Wamego
State: KS
Zip+4: 66547-1235
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $90,000.00 1

Award List:

Improving the stability and concentration of Megasphaera elsdenii NCIMB 41125

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: USDA
Principal Investigator: Matthew L. May, Research/Development
Award Amount: $90,000.00
Abstract:
Acidosis in ruminant animals (beef cattle, dairy cows, and sheep)is a metabolic condition that causes problems for animals fed high-grain diets. Orally dosing animals with a strain of bacteria, Megasphaera elsdenii, has been shown to be beneficial in alleviating or decreasing this metabolic problem.… More