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Bailey W Mitchell, Henry D Stone: Electrostatic reduction system for reducing airborne dust and microorganisms. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, October 3, 2000: US06126722 (52 worldwide citation)

A dust reduction system for reducing airborne contaminants such as, for example, dust, smoke, microorganisms, etc., includes at least one ion generator made up of at least one ionizer bar and a ground plane which is parallel and proximate to at least one bar. The system can also include a dust colle ...


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Matias B Vanotti, Ariel A Szogi, Patrick G Hunt: Wastewater treatment system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, North Carolina State University, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, May 17, 2005: US06893567 (36 worldwide citation)

Wastewater treatment systems and processes for: removal of solids, pathogens, nitrogen, and phosphorus from municipal and agricultural wastewater include nitrification of wastewater and increasing the pH of the nitrified wastewater by adding a metallic-containing salt and hydroxide to precipitate ph ...


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Stuart O Nelson, Samir Trabelsi, Andrzej W Kraszewski: Method for the simultaneous and independent determination of moisture content and density of particulate materials from radio-frequency permittivity measurements. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, November 14, 2000: US06147503 (35 worldwide citation)

A method for simultaneously and independently measuring moisture content and bulk density of particulate materials using radio-frequency measurements allowing for on-line, real-time monitoring and control. Moisture and density are determined by measurements of complex permittivities. This method is ...


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John A Singleton, Larry F Stikeleather: High performance liquid chromatography injection system for the simultaneous concentration and analysis of trace components. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstien, John Fado, Gail E Poulos, October 31, 1995: US05462660 (31 worldwide citation)

A high pressure liquid chromatography injection system with two independently controlled valves and a pump is provided which permits the simultaneous and independent concentration and analysis of trace components using two different solvent systems.


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Myrna O Nisperos Carriedo, Elizabeth A Baldwin: Method of increasing the stability of fruits, vegetables or fungi and composition thereof. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, December 27, 1994: US05376391 (30 worldwide citation)

Increased stability of fruits, vegetables or fungi is achieved by coating with compositions comprising at least one polysaccharide polymer, a preservative and an acidulant. The compositions may also include at least one emulsifier, at least one plasticizer, at least one resin or rosin, at least one ...


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Paul D Shirk, Malcolm J Fraser Jr, Teresa A Elick, Omaththage P Perera: Piggybac transposon-based genetic transformation system for insects. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, University of Notre Dame, University of Florida, M Howard Silverstein, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, April 17, 2001: US06218185 (25 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to nucleic acid and amino acid sequences for transformation constructs containing piggyBac or tagalong transposable elements. These constructs allow for the precise excision and insertion of heterologous DNA into a host cell.


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Carl A Litzkow, Dennis Shuman, Sergey Kruss, James A Coffelt: Electronic grain probe insect counter (EGPIC). The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John Fado, Gail E Poulos, July 8, 1997: US05646404 (22 worldwide citation)

An automated system has been developed that can acquire and remotely display data indicative of infestation levels in stored agricultural commodities. The system accurately records and time stamps each insect detection, across a full range of pertinent species' sizes, as they drop through a probe co ...


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Henry D Stone: In ovo immunization of avian embryos with oil-emulsion vaccines. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John Fado, Gail E Poulos, October 6, 1998: US05817320 (21 worldwide citation)

Avian diseases, particularly those which threaten birds early in life, are controlled by embryonal vaccination using water-in-oil-in-water emulsion vaccines. The site of inoculation is the albumin end of the egg via entry through the air cell end of the egg.


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Franklin E Barton, Sandra E Kays, William R Windham: Prediction of total dietary fiber in cereal products using near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of Agriculture, M Howard Silverstein, John D Fado, Gail E Poulos, September 5, 2000: US06114699 (21 worldwide citation)

Near-infrared spectroscopic calibration models are developed for the rapid, accurate and non-polluting prediction of the total dietary fiber content in a wide range of cereal products, including mixed grain products, products with high sugar content, products with high crystal sugar content, product ...