Hetero Ring Containing Patents (Class 504/209)
  • Patent number: 9034793
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods and compositions for supplementing the soil/diet of plants in order to enhance plant growth, yield, hardening, as well as the recovery of plants which undergo transplantation. The present invention provides ribose and other pentose sugars and their derivatives, alone or in combination with other carbohydrates, electrolytes, minerals, enzymes, micronutrients, macronutrients, or other ingredients to enhance plant growth, yield, hardening, and aid in the recovery during and following transplantation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: Bioenergy, Inc.
    Inventors: John G Seifert, Linda M Shecterle
  • Patent number: 9012365
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to a method for minimizing the formation of insoluble salts of phenoxy herbicides. The method comprises (1) mixing a compatibility agent, amine salts of phenoxy acid herbicides, and a chemical containing non-amine cations in a aqueous system to form a stable and non-nozzle plugging solution; and (2) application of said stable and non-nozzle plugging solution onto target plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2007
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2015
    Assignee: Akzo Nobel N.V.
    Inventors: Jinxia Susan Sun, Shawn Zhu, Shuaib A. Khan
  • Publication number: 20150051072
    Abstract: The invention is directed to methods and compositions for increasing a growth characteristic of a plant, increasing nutrient use efficiency of a plant, or improving a plant's ability to overcome stress comprising applying a composition comprising ketosuccinamate, a derivative thereof, or a salt thereof, to the plant or to a propagation material of the plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventor: Pat J. Unkefer
  • Patent number: 8956999
    Abstract: Pyrandione, thiopyrandione and cyclohexanetrione compounds of formula (I), which are suitable for use as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2015
    Assignees: Syngenta Limited, Syngenta Crop Protection LLC
    Inventors: Stephane André Marie Jeanmart, Christopher John Mathews, John Benjamin Taylor, Mangala Govenkar, Stephen Christopher Smith
  • Patent number: 8828908
    Abstract: Bicyclic dione compounds of formula (I), and derivatives thereof, which are suitable for use as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Assignee: Syngenta Limited
    Inventors: Christopher John Mathews, Matthew Brian Hotson, Alan John Dowling, James Nicholas Scutt, Mangala Govenkar, Lee Challinor
  • Patent number: 8754242
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I) wherein the substituents are as defined in claim 1, are suitable for use as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 17, 2014
    Assignees: Syngenta Crop Protection LLC, Syngenta Limited
    Inventors: Melloney Tyte, Christopher John Matthews, Gavin John Hall, William Guy Whittingham, Jeffrey Steven Wailes, James Nicholas Scutt, Stephane André Marie Jeanmart, Russell Colin Viner
  • Patent number: 8728978
    Abstract: Suggested are biocide compositions, comprising (a) esters based on ketocarboxylic acids, (b) biocides, and optionally (c) oil components or co-solvents and/or (d) emulsifiers. The compositions exhibit an improved stability even if stored at temperatures between 5° and 40° C. over a longer period.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2014
    Assignee: Cognis IP Management GmbH
    Inventors: Joaquin Bigorra Llosas, Stéphanie Merlet, Ramon Valls, Stefan Busch
  • Patent number: 8716180
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of reducing mycotoxin contamination of a plant and/or harvested plant material, said method comprising treating plant propagation material with one or more fungicides, germinating or growing said plant propagation material to produce a plant, and harvesting plant material from said plant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 28, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection LLC
    Inventors: Edmond Sztor, Pascal Poels, Michael Oostendorp, Franz Brandl
  • Patent number: 8709458
    Abstract: A fungicidal composition containing a fungicidally effective amount of a) a compound of Formula I and (b) at least one fungicide selected from the group consisting of myclobutanil, fenbuconazole, difenoconazole, trifloxystrobin, pentiopyrad, fluopyram, boscalid, mancozeb, and pyrimethanil provides synergistic control of selected fungi.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 29, 2014
    Assignee: Dow AgroSciences, LLC
    Inventors: Beth Lorsbach, W. John Owen, Chenglin Yao
  • Patent number: 8697602
    Abstract: A method of controlling pests in crops of transgenic useful plants or propagation material thereof, characterized in that a pesticidal composition comprising a macrolide compound in free form or in agrochemically useful salt form as active ingredient and at least one auxiliary is applied to the pests or their environment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 17, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2014
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC
    Inventors: Dieter Hofer, Marius Sutter, Franz Brandl, Bruce Lee, Roger Graham Hall, Max Angst
  • Patent number: 8685888
    Abstract: In one embodiment, a remediation agent and method of remediation of an algae bloom are disclosed. The remediation agent contains light absorbing compounds in a buoyant water semi-insoluble and biodegradable casein product. The remediation agent may be distributed by boat or seeded by airplane to remediate or prevent algae blooms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 1, 2014
    Inventor: John P. Fuhrer
  • Patent number: 8653002
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aqueous suspension concentrate formulation for plant protection comprising: 2-chloro-5-[3,6-dihydro-3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-1-(2H)pyrimidinyl]-4-fluoro-N-[[methyl(1-methylethyl)amino]sulfonyl]benzamide in the form of its crystalline anhydrate; at least one non-ionic surfactant selected from polyoxyethylene-polyoxy-C3-C4-alkylene block copolymers; at least one anionic surfactant comprising at least one arylsulfonate group; and water; wherein the pH value of the formulation is in the range of 3 to 7.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2014
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Michael Krapp, Wolfgang Gregori, Klaus Kolb, Bernd Sievernich, Heidi Emilia Saxell, Joerg Steuerwald, Steven Bowe, Rex Liebl, Terrance M. Cannan
  • Patent number: 8614168
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of at least one compound, selected from the group consisting of tebuconazole, epoxiconazole, metconazole, cyproconazole, prothioconazole and any mixtures thereof, for increasing the resistance of plants to abiotic stress factors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2013
    Assignee: Monheim
    Inventors: Jan Dittgen, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Heinz Kehne, Stefan Lehr, Jörg Tiebes, Marco Busch
  • Patent number: 8580708
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to cryoprotection of plants. The compositions and methods disclosed herein provide a means for protecting plants from frost or freeze damage or death due to sudden exposure to low temperature conditions. The present disclosure further relates to methods for providing cryoprotection to plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2013
    Assignee: Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama
    Inventors: David Francko, Kenneth G. Wilson, Qingshun Quinn Li, Maria Alejandra Equiza
  • Patent number: 8574607
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I) useful as pesticides are disclosed, wherein the substituents are as defined in claim 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.
    Inventors: Jürgen Harry Schaetzer, Thomas Pitterna, Long Lu, Yaming Wu, Peter Renold, Francesca Perruccio, Jérome Yves Cassayre, Michel Mueglebach
  • Patent number: 8541343
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I), wherein the substituents are as defined in claim 1, are useful as a pesticides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2013
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Pitterna, Michel Muehlebach, Jurgen Harry Schaetzer
  • Patent number: 8524896
    Abstract: A compound of the formula (I) where, for example, W, X and Y are each CH; R1 and R6 together with the adjacent nitrogen forms a 3 to 10-membered saturated ring, wherein the ring may contain, in addition to the nitrogen and carbon ring members, 1, 2 or 3 heteroatoms and/or heteroatom groups as ring members, independently of one another, selected from the group consisting of sulfur, CO, SO, SO2 and N—R7 and/or the ring may carry 1, 2 or 3 radicals, independently of one another, each selected, for example, from the group consisting of halogen, cyano, nitro, amino, and C1-C6-alkyl. R2 is, for example, halogen, C1-C6-alkyl, C1-C6-haloalkyl, C1-C6-alkoxy, C1-C6-haloalkoxy or C1-C6-alkoxy-C1-C6-alkoxy, and R7 is for example, R10C(?O), C1-C6 alkyl or C1-C6-haloalkyl; and/or salts thereof; and their use as pesticidal agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2013
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection LLC
    Inventors: Peter Maienfisch, Ottmar Hueter, Peter Renold, Werner Zambach, Thomas Pitterna
  • Patent number: 8507537
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel trifluoromethoxyphenyl-substituted tetramic acid derivatives of the formula (I), in which J, X, Y, A, B, D and G have the meanings given above, to a number of processes for their preparation, and to their use as pesticides and/or herbicides. The invention further provides selective herbicidal compositions which comprise, firstly, trifluoromethoxyphenyl-substituted tetramic acid derivatives and, secondly, a crop plant compatibility-improving compound. The invention further relates to the boosting of the action of crop protection compositions comprising compounds of the formula (I) through the additions of ammonium salts or phosphonium salts and optionally penetrants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2013
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Reiner Fischer, Stefan Lehr, Christian Arnold, Thomas Auler, Jan Dittgen, Dieter Feucht, Eva-Maria Franken, Waltraud Hempel, Martin Jeffrey Hills, Heinz Kehne, Peter Losel, Olga Malsam, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Erich Sanwald, Ulrich Gorgens, Stefan Antons, Wolfgang Ebenbeck, Axel Pleschke, Marielouise Schneider, Ralf Wischnat
  • Patent number: 8486859
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods and compositions for supplementing the soil/diet of plants in order to enhance plant growth, yield, hardening, as well as the recovery of plants which undergo transplantation. The present invention provides ribose and other pentose sugars and their derivatives, alone or in combination with other carbohydrates, electrolytes, minerals, enzymes, micronutrients, macronutrients, or other ingredients to enhance plant growth, yield, hardening, and aid in the recovery during and following transplantation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2002
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2013
    Assignee: Bioenergy, Inc.
    Inventors: John G. Seifert, Linda M. Shecterle
  • Patent number: 8383551
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new thienodithiine derivatives, to processes for preparing them, to their use for controlling unwanted microorganisms, more particularly phytopathogenic fungi, in crop protection, in the household and hygiene sector and in the protection of materials, and also to crop protection compositions comprising these thienodithiine derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2013
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Thomas Seitz, Jürgen Benting, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann
  • Publication number: 20120227134
    Abstract: A method for producing a plant with increased yield as compared to a corresponding wild type plant whereby the method comprises at least the following step: increasing or generating in a plant or a part thereof one or more activities of a polypeptide selected from the group consisting of 2-oxoglutarate-dependent dioxygenase, 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase, 3?-phosphoadenosine 5?-phosphate phosphatase, 4-diphosphocytidyl-2-C-methyl-D-erythritol kinase, 5OS chloroplast ribosomal protein L21, 57972199. R01.1-protein, 60952769. R01.1-protein, 60S ribosomal protein, ABC transporter family protein, AP2 domain-containing transcription factor, argonaute protein, AT1 G29250.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 5, 2010
    Publication date: September 6, 2012
    Applicant: BASF PLANT SCIENCE COMPANY GMBH
    Inventors: Hardy Schön, Oliver Thimm, Gerhard Ritte, Oliver Bläsing, Stefan Henkes, Koen Bruynseels, Yves Hatzfeld, Valerie Frankard, Ana Isabel Sanz Molinero, Christophe Reuzeau, Steven Vandenabeele, Bryan McKersie, Krishna Kolliparra, Christian Dammann
  • Patent number: 8217004
    Abstract: According to the present invention, there is provided a method of sequestering micronutrients when used to provide the micronutrients to a plant, which comprises applying to an area of the plant or soil/substrate surrounding the plant an effective amount of a plant fertilizer composition comprising a surfactant, such as general formula (III), that is capable of forming coordinate bonds with micronutrients.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2006
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2012
    Assignee: Adelaide Research and Innovation Pty. Ltd.
    Inventors: Mike McLaughlin, Samuel Stacey, Enzo Lombi
  • Patent number: 8142804
    Abstract: A sheet for pest control, wherein said sheet is of polymeric material and comprises at least two layers; a top layer and a bottom layer, wherein the bottom layer contains a herbicide and one or more pesticides selected from among fungicides and insecticides, and the top layer optionally containing an insecticide and/or fungicide. Other aspects of the invention include a polymeric composition used in the preparation of the sheets and a method for pest control in agriculture, horticulture and gardens.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 27, 2012
    Assignee: Makhteshim Chemical Works Ltd.
    Inventor: Avner Barazani
  • Patent number: 8133847
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of controlling plants or inhibiting plant growth which comprises applying to the plants or to the locus thereof a herbicidally effective amount of a compound of formula (I) wherein R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 are as defined in claim 1; or salts or N-oxides thereof. Furthermore, the present invention relates to processes for preparing compounds of formula (I), to herbicidal compositions comprising compounds of formula (I) and to certain novel pyrido[2,3-b]pyrazines.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 13, 2012
    Assignee: Syngenta Limited
    Inventors: Neil Brian Carter, Matthew Robert Cordingley, Patrick Jelf Crowley, Michael Drysdale Turnbull
  • Publication number: 20120010078
    Abstract: This invention relates to a new formulation activating the absorption of mineral nutrients by plants. Consequently, it has also an effect on the metabolization of these mineral compounds by the plant. These formulations that have been discovered with this property activating nutrient absorption have as main component the compounds represented by general formula 1 CH3—S—CH2—CH2—CH(OR1)—COR2??1 where R1 is selected from the group formed by hydrogen, alkyl rests, (preferably methyl or ethyl), and aryl: while R2 is selected from the group formed by hydroxyl, amides, alkyl rest esters (preferably methyl or ethyl), or aryl. When the rest is hydroxyl, acid salts with monovalent cations, preferably Na+ and K+, polyvalent cations, preferably Cu++ and Fe+++, and electropositive organic compounds such as amines (e.g., ethanolamine) are also considered.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 29, 2011
    Publication date: January 12, 2012
    Applicant: Inabonos, S.A.
    Inventors: Jose Maria Garcia-Mina, Fabrice Houdusse, Angel Zamarreño, Esther Casanova
  • Patent number: 8067337
    Abstract: An agricultural chemical composition which enables a wide range of herbicidal compounds including ones showing phytotoxicity to crop plants, etc. upon mere application to exhibit a sufficient herbicidal effect and to show reduced or no phytotoxicity to the crop plants. The agricultural chemical composition comprises (A) a herbicidal compound selected from the group consisting of sulfonylurea compounds, sulfonamide compounds, chloroacetanilide compounds, thiocarbamate compounds, pyrimidinyloxy(thio)benzoic acid compounds, tetrazolinone compounds, pyrazole compounds, cyclohexanedione compounds, phenoxycarboxylic acid compounds, oxazinone compounds, and difluoromethanesulfonylanilide compounds or salts thereof and (B) a compound selected among benzoic acid compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2011
    Assignee: Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Toshihiro Ikeuchi, Tetsuo Ohkawa, Shuji Ohno, Hiroshi Kawasaki, Ryo Hanai, Yasunori Ogawa, Makoto Fujinami
  • Patent number: 7960310
    Abstract: The use of a compound of formula (I) wherein X is (i), (ii) or (iii), formula (i), formula (ii), formula (iii) Y is O, S(O)m, NR3, CR5R6, CR5R6—CR7R8, O—CR7R8, S(O)m—CR7R8, NR3—CR7R8, CR5R6—O, CR5R6—S(O)m, CR5R6—NR3, SO2—NR3, NR3—SO2, NR3—O or O—NR3; m is 0, 1, or 2; the ring (T) formula (T) is a 5- or 6-membered aromatic or heteroaromatic ring; R1 to R10 are specified organic groups and n and is 0, 1, 2, 3 or 4; or salts or N-oxides thereof or compositions containing them in controlling insects, acarines, nematodes or molluscs. Novel compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2006
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2011
    Assignees: Syngenta Participations AG, Syngenta Limited
    Inventors: Anthony Cornelius O'Sullivan, Jürgen Harry Schaetzer, Christoph Lüthy, Alison Clare Elliott, Christopher John Mathews
  • Publication number: 20110010800
    Abstract: The present invention disclosed herein provides a method for producing a plant with increased yield as compared to a corresponding wild type plant comprising increasing or generating one or more activities in a plant or a part thereof. The present invention further relates to nucleic acids enhancing or improving one or more traits of a transgenic plant, and cells, progenies, seeds and pollen derived from such plants or parts, as well as methods of making and methods of using such plant cell(s) or plant(s), progenies, seed(s) or pollen. Particularly, said improved trait(s) are manifested in an increased yield, preferably by improving one or more yield-related trait(s).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2009
    Publication date: January 13, 2011
    Applicant: BASF PLANT SCIENCE GMBH
    Inventors: Gerhard Ritte, Oliver Bläsing, Oliver Thimm
  • Publication number: 20080305142
    Abstract: The invention provides an improved cell free amplification method capable of producing large quantities of therapeutic-quality nucleic acids and methods of using the synthesized nucleic acid in research, therapeutic and other applications—The methods combine several different state-of-the-art procedures and coordinate their applications to affordably synthesize nucleic acids for therapeutic purposes. It combines in vitro rolling circle amplification, high fidelity polymerases, high affinity primers, and streamlined template specifically designed for particular applications. For expression purposes, the templates contain an expression cassette including a eukaryotic promoter, the coding sequence for the gene of interest, and a eukaryotic termination sequence.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2005
    Publication date: December 11, 2008
    Applicant: CYTOGENIX, INC.
    Inventors: Yin Chen, Frederic Kendirgi, Malcolm Skolnick
  • Publication number: 20080234130
    Abstract: Methods and compositions are provided related to improved plants that are tolerant to more than one herbicide. Particularly, the invention provides plants that are tolerant of glyphosate and are tolerant to at least one ALS inhibitor, and methods of use thereof. The glyphosate/ALS inhibitor-tolerant plants comprise a polynucleotide that encodes a polypeptide that confers tolerance to glyphosate and a polynucleotide that encodes an ALS inhibitor-tolerant polypeptide. In specific embodiments, a plant of the invention expresses a GAT polypeptide and an HRA polypeptide. Methods to control weeds, improve plant yield, and increase transformation efficiencies are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 22, 2006
    Publication date: September 25, 2008
    Applicants: Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
    Inventors: Billy Fred McCutchen, Linda A. Castle, Timothy K. Chicoine, Hyeon-Je Cho, Jon S. Claus, Jerry M. Green, Anthony D. Guida, Christine B. Hazel, Matthew J. Heckert, Jeffrey M. Hegstad, James M. Hutchison, Donglong Liu, Albert L. Lu, Wayne J. Mehre, York Moy, Paul D. Olson, Kenneth A. Peeples, David W. Saunders, Mark D. Vogt, Jack Q. Wilkinson, James F. H. Wong
  • Patent number: 7375122
    Abstract: Compounds useful to control pests are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2003
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2008
    Assignee: Dow AgroSciences LLC
    Inventors: Jack Geno Samaritoni, David Anthony Demeter, Zoltan Laszlo Benko, James Michael Gifford, Paul Allen Neese, Leonard Paul Dintenfass, Carrie Lynn Rau Schmidt
  • Patent number: 7329770
    Abstract: The instant invention relates to the discovery of certain novel herbicidal esters of agriculturally active acids. These esters present agronomical advantages over traditional herbicidal products by presenting multiple herbicidal mechanisms that ensure activity over a broad weed spectrum while limiting the appearance of plant resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2008
    Inventor: Joel Marcel Coret
  • Patent number: 7271130
    Abstract: Fungicidal compounds of the general formula (1) wherein X, Y, Z, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 have the definitions given in claim 1
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2003
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2007
    Assignee: Syngenta Limited
    Inventors: Roger Salmon, David William Langton
  • Patent number: 7250436
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of the general formula wherein Ar1, Ar2, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, W, X, a and b have the significances given in the specification, and optionally the enantiomers thereof. The active ingredients have advantageous pesticidal properties. They are especially suitable for controlling parasites on warm-blooded animals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2003
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2007
    Assignee: Novartis Animal Health US, Inc.
    Inventors: Pierre Ducray, Thomas Goebel, Jorg Fruchtel
  • Patent number: 7192906
    Abstract: Substituted pyrazole compounds of the formula (1). The compounds are synthesized from a pyrazole derivative and a haloalkyleneoxime ester derivative, and have excellent herbicidal effects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2002
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2007
    Assignee: SDS Biotech K.K.
    Inventors: Yoji Hirohara, Eiji Ikuta, Sayo Osanai, Hideki Nakashima, Teruhiko Ishii
  • Patent number: 7153815
    Abstract: A insecticide characterized by containing as active ingredient a hydrazone derivative of formula (I) wherein A and Q are an aryl or a heterocyclic group, W is oxygen atom, an aminylene, an alkylene group, an oxyalkylene group or an alkyleneoxy, X1 and X2 are hydrogen atom, an alkyl, an alkenyl, an alkynyl, an aryl, a heterocyclic group, formyl, an acyl, an alkoxycarbonyl, an aryloxycarbonyl, a heterocyclic oxycarbonyl, an alkylsulfinyl, an arylsulfinyl, a heterocyclic sulfinyl, an alkylsulfonyl, an arylsulfonyl or a heterocyclic sulfonyl, Y is oxygen atom or sulfur atom, Z is hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, cyano, an alkyl, an alkenyl, an alkynyl, an amino, an alkoxy or an alkylthio, the substituents may be substituted; and novel hydrazon derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2003
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2006
    Assignee: Nihon Nohyaku Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Shinji Kawata, Shuko Okui, Shigeru Suzuki, Toshiki Fukuchi, Akiyuki Suwa
  • Patent number: 6583088
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of spinosyns for treating seed and plant propagation material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2000
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2003
    Assignees: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft, Dow Agrosciences LLC
    Inventor: Wolfram Andersch
  • Patent number: 6528455
    Abstract: Phenoxy- and thiophenoxyacrylic acid compounds of the formula I in which Het, R1, R2, R3, V, W and Z are as defined in claim 1 and processes for their preparation, intermediates for their preparation, herbicidally active compositions comprising the compounds of the formula I and a method for controlling harmful fungi are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2002
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2003
    Assignee: BASF Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Gerhard Hamprecht, Michael Puhl, Robert Reinhard, Ingo Sagasser, Cyrill Zagar, Karl-Otto Westphalen, Matthias Witschel, Helmut Walter
  • Publication number: 20020198107
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new delivery systems for cyclopropenes in which the cyclopropene, either free or encapsulated within a molecular encapsulation agent is incorporated into produce packaging materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2002
    Publication date: December 26, 2002
    Inventor: Edward Charles Kostansek
  • Patent number: 6197876
    Abstract: The present invention teaches heterocyclic amine modified siloxanes and their use, a preferred of which is as adjuvants for pesticides. The heterocyclic amine modified siloxanes have siloxane backbones with pendant, terminal or intermediate heterocyclic amine groups, which may contain one or more heteroatoms, i.e., nitrogen, sulfur or oxygen. The heterocyclic amine groups or the siloxane may be functionalized further with alkyl or alkyleneoxide groups.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 1999
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2001
    Assignee: CK Witco Corporation
    Inventors: George A. Policello, Gerald J. Murphy
  • Patent number: 6159901
    Abstract: A 6-phenoxy picolinic acid alkylidene hydrazide derivative, a process for producing the derivative and a herbicide containing the derivative as an effective ingredient. Such a compound is a novel compound and is useful as an effective ingredient of herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2000
    Date of Patent: December 12, 2000
    Assignee: Kureha Kagaku Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Hisashi Kanno, Kazuo Yoshida, Tsutomu Sato, Koki Sato, Yoichi Kanda
  • Patent number: 5869427
    Abstract: A novel substituted thiophene derivatives represented by the formula (1) in the invention: ##STR1## wherein R is a straight or branched alkyl group having 3-12 carbon atoms, straight or branched halogenoalkyl group having 3-12 carbon atoms, straight or branched alkenyl group having 3-10 carbon atoms, straight or branched halogenoalkenyl group having 3-10 carbon atoms, or cycloalkyl group having 3-10 carbon atoms, the cycloalkyl group being unsubstituted or substituted with an alkyl group having 1-4 carbon atoms, R and --NHCOAr are adjacent to each other, and Ar is a heterocyclic group; have excellent control activity on various plant disease such as Gray mold, Powdery mildew, Blast and Rust, and are useful as a plant disease control agent due to outstanding residual effect on Botrytis cinerea and excellent effect on Gibberella zeae.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 1997
    Date of Patent: February 9, 1999
    Assignee: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventors: Yukihiro Yoshikawa, Kanji Tomiya, Toshio Kitajima, Hiroyuki Katsuta, Osamu Takahashi, Shunichi Inami, Yuji Yanase, Naofumi Tomura, Junro Kishi, Hideo Kawasima
  • Patent number: 5777162
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds of Formula (XX) and Formula (XXIV), shown below, and processes of making same. ##STR1## wherein p is 0 ##STR2## wherein p is 1, and Y is chlorine or bromine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 1996
    Date of Patent: July 7, 1998
    Assignee: Zeneca Limited
    Inventors: Ian Richard Matthews, Christopher Richard Ayles Godfrey, John Martin Clough
  • Patent number: 5756426
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds of the formula I ##STR1## and the isomers thereof, in which either a) X is an N atom andY is OR.sub.11 or N(R.sub.12)R.sub.13, orb) X is CH andY is OR.sub.11,and in which furthermore:R.sub.11 is C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl;R.sub.12 and R.sub.13, independently, are hydrogen or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl;A is an O atom or the group NR.sub.4 ; and whereinR.sub.1, R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are as defined herein, are pesticidal active ingredients. They can be used for pest control, in particular as microbicides, insecticides and acaricides in agriculture, horticulture and in the hygiene sector.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 1995
    Date of Patent: May 26, 1998
    Assignee: Novartis Corporation
    Inventors: Hugo Ziegler, Stephan Trah, Saleem Farooq, Rene Zurfluh
  • Patent number: 5747420
    Abstract: Novel herbicidal tetrazolinone derivatives of the formula ##STR1## and intermediates therefor of the formula ##STR2## wherein R.sup.1 is alkyl substituted by halogen, andR.sup.2 and R.sup.3 each independently is alkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, cycloalkyl, phenyl or substituted phenyl, orR.sup.2 and R.sup.3 together with the N-atom to which they are attached, which may form a 5- or 6-membered heterocyclic ring.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 1995
    Date of Patent: May 5, 1998
    Assignee: Nihon Bayer Agrochem K.K.
    Inventors: Toshio Goto, Seishi Ito, Kazuhiro Ukawa, Yukiyoshi Watanabe, Shin-ichi Narabu, Akihiko Yanagi
  • Patent number: 5616537
    Abstract: A condensed heterocyclic derivative of the formula (I): ##STR1## (wherein R is a hydroxyl group, R.sup.3 or R.sup.4 is an alkoxy group, W is an oxygen atom, Yn is a hydrogen atom, Z is a methine group, and A is a 5- or 6-membered heterocyclic ring which may be substituted, and a herbicide, are presented. When used for paddy field treatment, upland soil treatment and foliage treatment, the condensed heterocyclic derivative of the present invention exhibits excellent herbicidal activities against gramineous and non-gramineous weeds without adversely affecting crop plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 1994
    Date of Patent: April 1, 1997
    Assignees: Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sumio Yokota, Masafumi Matsuzawa, Nobuyuki Ohba, Toshihiro Nagata, Shigehiko Tachikawa, Takeshige Miyazawa, Katsutada Yanagisawa
  • Patent number: 5604182
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I): ##STR1## and salts and esters thereof have valuable anthelmintic, acaricidal and insecticidal activities. Methods of preparing the compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 1994
    Date of Patent: February 18, 1997
    Assignee: Sankyo Company Limited
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Morisawa, Akio Saito, Toshimitsu Toyama, Susumu Kaneko
  • Patent number: 5556829
    Abstract: Compounds of formula ##STR1## wherein R, R.sub.1, R.sub.2, R.sub.3, R.sub.4, R.sub.5, R.sub.6, R.sub.7 and X have the meanings reported in the description, can be used in compositions for agricultural use in particular as herbicides in the defense of useful crops from weeds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 1994
    Date of Patent: September 17, 1996
    Assignees: Zambon Group S.p.A., Agrimont S.p.A.
    Inventors: Giovanni Camaggi, Dario Chiarino, Mario Fantucci, Giovanni Meazza
  • Patent number: 5545608
    Abstract: Pyrazole-glycolic acid amides of the following formula (1) (in which R.sup.1 to R.sup.5 each represent a hydrogen atom or a substituent having a broad definition), and herbicides containing them. The compounds have a high herbicidal effect against paddy weeds, especially Echinochloa crus-galli, while highly safe for paddy rice plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 1994
    Date of Patent: August 13, 1996
    Assignee: Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Katsushi Morimoto, Masatoshi Ohnari, Tsutomu Nawamaki, Shigeomi Watanabe, Kimihiro Ishikawa
  • Patent number: 5403816
    Abstract: 3-Pyrimidinyloxy-substituted picolinic acid derivatives of the formula ##STR1## and their salts are useful as herbicides against annual and perennial gramineous and broadleaf weeds while exhibiting low phytotoxicity to desired crop plants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 1993
    Date of Patent: April 4, 1995
    Assignees: Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., Ihara Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Fumiaki Takabe, Yoshihiro Saito, Masatoshi Tamaru, Shigehiko Tachikawa, Ryo Hanai