Plural Chalcogens Bonded Directly To Ring Carbons Of The Diazine Ring (e.g., Uracils, Etc.) Patents (Class 504/243)
  • Patent number: 10045532
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for enhancing the herbicidal activity of 2-((3-(2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-2,3-dihydropyrimidin-1(6H)-yl)phenoxy)pyridin-2-yl)oxy)acetic acid, methyl 2-((3-(2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-2,3-dihydropyrimidin-1(6H)-yl)phenoxy)pyridin-2-yl)oxy)acetate, and ethyl [3-[2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(1-methyl-6-trifluoromethyl-2,4-dioxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidin-3-yl)phenoxy]-2-pyridyloxy]acetate and to methods for controlling volunteer glyphosate-resistant corn comprising applying synergistic mixtures of 2-((3-(2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-2,3-dihydropyrimidin-1(6H)-yl)phenoxy)pyridin-2-yl)oxy)acetic acid, methyl 2-((3-(2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(3-methyl-2,6-dioxo-4-(trifluoromethyl)-2,3-dihydropyrimidin-1(6H)-yl)phenoxy)pyridin-2-yl)oxy)acetate, ethyl [3-[2-chloro-4-fluoro-5-(1-methyl-6-trifluoromethyl-2,4-dioxo-1,2,3,4-tetrahydropyrimidin-3-yl)phenoxy]-2-pyridyloxy]acetate, or a combination t
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2018
    Assignee: VALENT U.S.A., CORPORATION
    Inventor: Ronald S. Jones, Jr.
  • Patent number: 9604490
    Abstract: A method for preparing a color laser marked article using three infrared lasers L-1, L-2 and L-3 having respectively a laser emission wavelength of ?(L-1), ?(L-2) and ?(L-3) includes the steps of laser marking with the infrared laser L-1 a first color laser markable layer including an infrared dye IR-1 having an absorption maximum in the infrared region ?max(IR-1); laser marking with the infrared laser L-2 a second color laser markable layer including an infrared dye IR-2 having an absorption maximum in the infrared region ?max(IR-2); laser marking with the infrared laser L-3 a third color laser markable layer including an infrared dye IR-3 having an absorption maximum in the infrared region ?max(IR-3); and at least partially exposing the color laser markable article to light having a wavelength between 520 nm and 700 nm, wherein, the laser emission wavelengths satisfy the condition of: ?(L-1)>?(L-2)>?(L-3); the infrared red dye absorption maxima satisfy the condition of: ?max(IR-1)>?max(IR-2)>?ma
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2017
    Assignee: AGFA-GEVAERT
    Inventors: Paul Callant, Bart Waumans, Ingrid Geuens, Bart Aerts
  • Patent number: 9173398
    Abstract: Described is a biocide composition, comprising: a herbicide; a fatty acid amide; a fatty acid; and optionally an emulsifier and/or a polyol. The composition exhibits an improved stability, especially at lower temperatures, and is both environmentally friendly and non-toxic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: Cognis IP Management GmbH
    Inventors: Phyllis Barker, Alefesh Hailu
  • Patent number: 9040456
    Abstract: To provide a method which exerts excellent controlling effects on noxious organisms in a field of soybean, corn or cotton. A method for controlling noxious organisms in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, wherein at least one PPO inhibitor compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen-sodium, and a compound represented by formula (I): is applied to the field before, at or after sowing a soybean, corn or cotton seed treated with ethaboxam.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Hajime Ikeda
  • Patent number: 9034791
    Abstract: To provide a method which exerts excellent controlling effects on noxious organisms in a field of soybean, corn or cotton. A method for controlling noxious organisms in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, wherein at least one PPO inhibitor compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen-sodium, and a compound represented by formula (I): is applied to the field before, at or after sowing a soybean, corn or cotton seed treated with fludioxonil.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Hajime Ikeda
  • Publication number: 20150119239
    Abstract: The present invention related to an agrochemical composition comprising at least one protoporphyrinogen-IX oxidase inhibitor as defined in the claims and description and at least one inhibitor of complex II of the respiratory chain as defined in the claims and description. The invention further relates to the use of this composition for controlling undesired vegetation, for the desiccation and/or defoliation of plants, for controlling phytopathogenic fungi and for increasing the health of plants. The invention further relates to a method for controlling undesired vegetation, to a method for the desiccation and/or defoliation of plants, to a method for controlling phytopathogenic fungi and to a method for increasing the health of plants by using said composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 27, 2013
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Inventors: Markus Gewehr, Cyrill Zagar, Scott Peoples
  • Publication number: 20150111734
    Abstract: A pesticidal composition comprises at least one compounds selected from a compound of formula, or any agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, Q, Z, L, La, and x are as described herein. A method of controlling pests comprises applying the pesticidal composition near a population of pests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Yu Zhang, Asako Kubota, Noormohamed M. Niyaz, Thomas Barton, Tony K. Trullinger, Christian T. Lowe, Paul R. LePlae, Ann M. Buysse, Martin J. Walsh, Negar Garizi, Ricky Hunter, Daniel Knueppel
  • Publication number: 20150111732
    Abstract: A pesticidal composition comprises a 3-(1H-pyrazol)pyridine compound of formula I or any agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R9, R10, R12, x, n, and Q are as described herein. A method of controlling pests comprises applying the pesticidal composition near a population of pests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Martin J. Walsh, Ann M. Buysse, Asako Kubota, Noormohamed M. Niyaz, Yu Zhang, Ricky Hunter, Tony K. Trullinger
  • Publication number: 20150111731
    Abstract: A pesticidal composition comprises one or more of the following compounds: 3-(thiazol-2-yl)pyridine 1-oxide compound of formula I or II, or N-(4-chloro-2-(pyridin-3-yl)thiazol-5-yl)-3-(methylthio)propanamide compound (C3), or any agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, and Q, are as described herein. A method of controlling pests comprises applying the pesticidal composition near a population of pests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Negar Garizi, Martin J. Walsh, Ann M. Buysse, Daniel Knueppel, Asako Kubota, Noormohamed M. Niyaz, Yu Zhang, Ricky Hunter, Tony K. Trullinger
  • Publication number: 20150111733
    Abstract: A pesticidal composition comprises at least one compound selected from a 1-(3-pyridyl-N-oxide)pyrazole compound of formula I, II, or III, or any agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R12, R13, Y, and Q, are as described herein. A method of controlling pests comprises applying the pesticidal composition near a population of pests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Martin J. Walsh, Daniel Knueppel, Noormohamed M. Niyaz, Ann M. Buysse, Negar Garizi, Asako Kubota, Yu Zhang, Ricky Hunter, Tony K. Trullinger
  • Publication number: 20150111730
    Abstract: A pesticidal composition comprises a compound of formula I or any agriculturally acceptable salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R4, R5, R6, R7, Z, Q, and Y are as described herein. A method of controlling pests comprises applying the pesticidal composition near a population of pests, or to an area to control pests.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Noormohamed M. Niyaz, Ann M. Buysse, David A. Demeter, Negar Garizi, Ricky Hunter, Daniel Knueppel, Paul R. LePlae, Christian T. Lowe, Akshay Patny, Tony K. Trullinger, Martin J. Walsh, Yu Zhang
  • Publication number: 20150099630
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of controlling pests such as weeds in a field of crop such as wheat, tomato, egg and bell pepper. According to the present invention, pests in such fields can be efficiently controlled.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2013
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Hajime IKEDA
  • Publication number: 20150094203
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of controlling pests such as weeds in a soybean field, corn field, or cotton field. According to the present invention, pests in soybean fields, corn fields, or cotton fields can be efficiently controlled.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Hajime IKEDA
  • Publication number: 20150089682
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an ALS inhibitor herbicide tolerant B. napus plant, progeny and parts thereof comprising a mutation of an acetolactate synthase I gene and a mutation of an acetolactate synthase III gene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2013
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Inventors: Rene Ruiter, Rüdiger Hain, Gerhard Johann, Bernd Laber
  • Patent number: 8883687
    Abstract: Provided is a herbicidal composition comprising a herbicidally active compound selected from a difluoromethanesulfonylanilide compound represented by the general formula (I): wherein R1 represents a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group or an alkoxyalkyl group; or a salt thereof encapsulated in a microcapsule, or a herbicidal composition comprising the herbicidally active compound encapsulated in a microcapsule and a benzoic acid compound represented by the general formula (II): wherein R2 represents a hydrogen atom, an alkyl group having 1 to 15 carbon atoms, a hydroxyl group, a nitro group, or an amino group; and R3 represents a hydrogen atom, an alkali metal atom or an alkyl group. The herbicidal composition exert a pharmacological effect for a prolonged period of time, can alleviate or prevent any harmful effect and can reduce the environmental load.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 11, 2014
    Assignee: Kumiai Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Toshihiro Ikeuchi, Tetsuo Ohkawa
  • Publication number: 20140329682
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a method which exerts the excellent controlling effect on a weed, without causing significant phytotoxicity on sugar cane, in a sugar cane field. According to the present invention, there is provided a method of controlling a weed in a sugar cane field, comprising applying one or more PPO-inhibiting compounds selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen and a salt thereof oxadiazon and a compound of the formula (I): to a field before or after planting with a stem cutting of sugar cane having only one node.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2012
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Inventor: Hajime Ikeda
  • Publication number: 20140323305
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of strobilurine type compounds of formula I and the N-oxides and the salts thereof for combating phytopathogenic fungi containing a mutation in the mitochondrial cytochrome b gene conferring resistance to Qo inhibitors, and to methods for combating such fungi. The invention also relates to novel compounds, processes for preparing these compounds, to compositions comprising at least one such compound, to plant health applications, and to seeds coated with at least one such compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2012
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Joachim Rheinheimer, Violeta Terteryan, Stefan Redlich, Doris Kremzow, Claudia Rosenbaum, Sebastian Georgios Rohrer, Wassilios Grammenos, Christian Pilger, Franz Roehl, Markus Gewehr, Gerd Stammler, Jurith Montag, Hubert Sauter
  • Publication number: 20140296071
    Abstract: A herbicidal suspension concentrate composition is provided, the composition comprising at least one pyridine sulfonamide active ingredient and a polyether-polysiloxane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2012
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventor: James Timothy Bristow
  • Publication number: 20140274714
    Abstract: To identify a cytochrome P450 involved in the detoxification and metabolism of a specific growth inhibitor. Provided is a gene encoding a cytochrome P450 classified into Indica rice-derived CYP72A31, comprising a polynucleotide encoding a protein comprising an amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 12, 2012
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Hiroaki Saika, Fumio Taguchi, Kiyosumi Hori, Takashi Matsumoto, Tsuyoshi Tanaka, Junko Horita, Koichiro Kaku, Tsutomu Shimizu
  • Publication number: 20140228219
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound having an excellent efficacy for controlling weeds. A cyclohexanone compound of the formula (I): wherein m is an integer of 1, 2 or 3; n is an integer of any one of 1 to 5; X represents CH2, O, S, S(O) or S(O)2; R1 represents a hydrogen atom or a methyl group; R2 and R3 represents a hydrogen atom, a C1-6 alkyl group and the like; R4 represents a C6-10 aryl group or a five- to six-membered heteroaryl group; G represents a hydrogen atom and the like; Z represents a halogen atom, a cyano group, a nitro group, a phenyl group, a C1-6 alkyl group and the like; is useful as an active ingredient for herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Inventors: Yosuke Nakashima, Yoshinobu Jin, Masato Konobe
  • Patent number: 8802596
    Abstract: Disclosed are ionic liquids and methods of preparing ionic liquid compositions of active pharmaceutical, biological, nutritional, and energetic ingredients. Also disclosed are methods of using the compositions described herein to overcome polymorphism, overcome solubility and delivery problems, to control release rates, add functionality, enhance efficacy (synergy), and improve ease of use and manufacture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 12, 2014
    Assignee: Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama
    Inventors: Robin D. Rogers, Daniel T. Daly, Richard P. Swatloski, Whitney L. Hough-Troutman, James Hilliard Davis, Jr., Marcin Smiglak, Juliusz Pernak, Scott K. Spear
  • Publication number: 20140206541
    Abstract: Suggested are agricultural compositions, comprising one or more esters of C6-C22 monocarboxylic acids or C2-C20 dicarboxylic acids and polyhydric alcohols selected from the group consisting of diglycerol, triglycerol, oligo- or polyglycerol and their respective alkylene oxide adducts, one or more biocides, and optionally, one or more oil components or solvents and/or one or more emulsifiers, wherein the esters are essentially free of esters of monomeric glycerol and esters of alkylene oxide adducts of monomeric glycerol. The esters are useful for forming agricultural compositions using hard water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2013
    Publication date: July 24, 2014
    Inventors: Dean Oester, Mike White, Timothy H. Anderson
  • Patent number: 8778839
    Abstract: Improvement of the effect of a herbicidally active ingredient and reduction of its dosage are required so as to reduce the environment load on a site where the herbicide is applied or the periphery thereof, more than ever. A herbicidal composition comprising (1) a herbicidal sulfonylurea compound or its salt and (2) a polyoxyalkylene alkyl ether phosphate or its salt. A method for controlling undesired plants or inhibiting their growth, by applying such a herbicidal composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Yoshii, Ryu Yamada
  • Publication number: 20140135219
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of the ALS inhibitor herbicides for controlling unwanted vegetation in ALS inhibitor herbicide tolerant Brassica plants, more especially, the present invention relates to the use of ALS inhibitor herbicides for control of unwanted vegetation in Brassica growing areas which Brassica plants comprise non-transgenic mutations of their endogenous acetolactate synthase (ALS) genes I and III.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2012
    Publication date: May 15, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Ruediger Hain, MIchael Schindler, Katharina Wölfel, Ulrich Ebbinghaus-Kintscher, Arnd Voerste, Olga Malsam, Peter Lösel, Ulrich Görgens
  • Patent number: 8703650
    Abstract: The present invention relates to liquid suspension concentrate formulations 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 the crystalline anhydrate; at least one diluent selected from: hydrocarbon solvents having a boiling point of at least 100° C.; and C1-C8-alkyl esters of C8-C26-fatty acids, mono- and di-C1-C4-alkyl amides of C8-C26-fatty acids; at least two different non-ionic surfactants selected from poly-ethoxylate-co-C3-C4-alkoxylates of C3-C20-alkanols, polyethoxylates of C8-C22-alkanols, polyester-polyoxyethylene block copolymers, polyethoxylates of mono-, di- or tristyryl phenols and polyethoxylates of vegetable oils; and at least one anionic surfactant selected from C1-C16-alkylarene sulfonates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 22, 2014
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Klaus Kolb, Wolfgang Gregori, Bernd Sievernich, Michael Krapp, Jörg Steuerwald, Heidi Emilia Saxell, Steven Bowe, Rex Liebl, Terrance M. Cannan
  • Publication number: 20140080705
    Abstract: N-(1,3,4-Oxadiazol-2-yl)arylcarboxamides of the general formula (I) are described as herbicides. In this formula (I) A is nitrogen or CY. R, X, Y and Z are each radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 21, 2012
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Arnim Köehn, Hartmut Ahrens, Ralf Braun, Simon Dörner-Rieping, Stefan Lehr, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christoper Hugh Rosinger
  • 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: 8648011
    Abstract: The present invention provides a herbicidal composition comprising: (i) a compound of Formula (I): wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 are as defined herein; and (ii) a safener of Formula (II); or an agronomically acceptable salt of said compounds, wherein Ra, Rb and Rc are as defined herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection LLC
    Inventors: Albrecht Michel, Gavin John Hall, Ian Zlexei Zelaya
  • Publication number: 20140038822
    Abstract: Use of substituted spirocyclic sulfonamidocarboxylic acids, -carboxylic esters, -carboxamides and -carbonitriles or salts thereof for enhancement of stress tolerance in plants. The invention relates to the use of spirocyclic sulfonamidocarboxylic acids, -carboxylic esters, -carboxamides and -carbonitriles or salts thereof of the formula (I) in which the respective substituents have the meanings given in the description, for increasing stress tolerance in plants with respect to abiotic stress, and also for increasing plant growth and/or for increasing plant yield.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2011
    Publication date: February 6, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Jens Frackenpohl, Lothar Willms, Thomas Müller, Stefan Lehr, Pascal Von Koskull-Döring, Ines Heinemann, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Isolde Häuser-hahn, Martin Jeffrey Hills
  • Publication number: 20140024527
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula 1, including all stereoisomers, N-oxides, and salts thereof, wherein A is a radical selected from the group consisting of and B1, B2, B3, T, R1, R2 R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9, R10, R11, R12, R13 and R14 are as defined in the disclosure. Also disclosed are compositions containing the compounds of Formula 1 and methods for controlling undesired vegetation comprising contacting the undesired vegetation or its environment with an effective amount of a compound or a composition of the invention. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates for preparing compounds of Formula 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2012
    Publication date: January 23, 2014
    Applicant: E I DU DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
    Inventor: Thomas Martin Stevenson
  • Patent number: 8629083
    Abstract: The present invention relates to mixtures of strobilurin fungicides and plant growth regulators and to the foliar application of these mixtures on crops including cotton.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2014
    Assignee: Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC
    Inventors: Steven Harrison, Bernd Druebbisch, Patrick Ewan
  • Publication number: 20140011680
    Abstract: A method for controlling noxious organisms in a field of soybean or corn, comprising the steps of: treating soybean or corn seeds with at least one neonicotinoid compound selected from the group consisting of clothianidin, thiamethoxam, imidacloprid, dinotefuran, nitenpyram, acetamiprid, and thiacloprid, and treating the field with at least one PPO inhibitor compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, and 3-(4-chloro-6-fluoro-2-trifluoromethylbenzimidazol-7-yl)-1-methyl-6-trifluoromethyl-2,4-(1H,3H)pyrimidinedione before or after the soybean or corn seeds treated with the neonicotinoid compound are sown in the field.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2013
    Publication date: January 9, 2014
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Hajime IKEDA, Atsushi IWATA
  • Publication number: 20130345057
    Abstract: To provide a method which shows excellent effects in controlling pests in a field of soybean, corn or cotton. A method for controlling weeds in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, wherein the field of soybean, corn or cotton is treated with at least one PPO-inhibiting compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen-sodium, and the compound of the formula (I): before, at or after seeding with a seed of soybean, corn or cotton treated with one or more fungicidal compounds selected from the group consisting of tolclophos-methyl, thiram, captan, carbendazim, thiophanate-methyl, and (RS)-2-methoxy-N-methyl-2-[alpha-(2,5-xylyloxy)-o-tolyl]ace tamide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventor: Yoshinao SADA
  • Publication number: 20130345055
    Abstract: To provide a method which shows excellent effects in controlling pests in a field of soybean, corn or cotton. A method for controlling weeds in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, wherein the field of soybean, corn or cotton is treated with at least one PPO-inhibiting compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen-sodium, and the compound of the formula (I): before, at or after seeding with a seed of soybean, corn or cotton treated with one or more nematicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventor: Yoshinao SADA
  • Publication number: 20130345056
    Abstract: To provide a method which shows excellent effects in controlling pests in a field of soybean, corn or cotton. A method for controlling weeds in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, wherein the field of soybean, corn or cotton is treated with at least one PPO-inhibiting compound selected from the group consisting of flumioxazin, sulfentrazone, saflufenacil, oxyfluorfen, fomesafen-sodium, and the compound of the formula (I): before, at or after seeding with a seed of soybean, corn or cotton treated with one or more insecticidal compounds selected from the group consisting of fipronil, ethiprole, flupyradifurone, sulfoxaflor, beta-cyfluthrin, tefluthrin, and chlorpyrifos.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Yoshinao SADA
  • Publication number: 20130331266
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for controlling weeds in paddy rice cultivation, which comprises steps of: applying a water-diluted solution comprising a herbicidal compound such as 1-(2-chloro-6-propylimidazo[1,2-b]pyridazin-3-ylsulfonyl)-3-(4,6-dimethoxypyrimidin-2-yl)urea to a paddy field; and flooding the paddy field within the first week after the application of the herbicidal compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2012
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Hajime Ikeda, Junko Inaba
  • Publication number: 20130254944
    Abstract: Soybean plants, germplasm, and seed comprising a mutant acetolactate synthase gene conferring improved herbicide tolerance, molecular markers useful for identifying and, optionally, selecting soybean plants displaying tolerance, improved tolerance, or susceptibility to a herbicide, and methods of their use are provided. Also provided are isolated polynucleotides, probes, kits, systems, and the like, useful for carrying out the methods described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2013
    Publication date: September 26, 2013
    Applicants: E.I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY, PIONEER HI BRED INTERNATIONAL INC
    Inventors: JULIAN M. CHAKY, DAVID H. JOHNSTON, SCOTT A. SEBASTIAN, JOSHUA M. SHENDELMAN, STEPHEN D. STRACHAN, MARK VOGT, KAY L. WALTER, JOHN B. WOODWARD
  • Patent number: 8518860
    Abstract: A herbicidal suspension comprising (1) a sulfonylurea compound or its salt as a herbicidal component, (2) at least one surfactant selected from the group consisting of an alkoxylated sorbitol fatty acid ester and an alkoxylated sorbitan fatty acid ester, and (3) a water-immiscible diluent. A method for controlling undesired plants or inhibiting their growth, which comprises applying a herbicidally effective amount of the herbicidal suspension to the undesired plants or to a place where they grow.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2013
    Assignee: Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Yoshii, Yoshiaki Ishihara, Ryu Yamada, Tatsuhiko Tsuruta
  • Publication number: 20130203597
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of a strobilurin (compound A) selected from the group consisting of pyraclostrobin, azoxystrobin, dimoxystrobin, enestroburin, fluoxastrobin, kresoxim-methyl, metominostrobin, orysastrobin, picoxystrobin, pyribencarb, trifloxystrobin, pyrametostrobin, pyraoxystrobin, coumoxystrobin, coumethoxystrobin, triclopyricarb (chlorodincarb), fenaminstrobin (diclofenoxystrobin), fenoxystrobin, 2-(2-(6-(3-chloro-2-methyl-phenoxy)-5-fluoro-pyrimidin-4-yloxy)-phenyl)-2-methoxyimino-N-methyl-acetamide, 3-methoxy-2-(2-(N-(4-methoxy-phenyl)-cyclopropane-carboximidoylsulfanylmethyl)-phenyl)-acrylic acid methyl ester, methyl (2-chloro-5-[1-(3-methylbenzyloxyimino)ethyl]benzyl)carbamate and 2-(2-(3-(2,6-dichlorophenyl)-1-methyl-allylideneaminooxymethyl)-phenyl)-2-methoxyimino-N methyl-acetamide for increasing the gluten strength in winter cereals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 4, 2011
    Publication date: August 8, 2013
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Edi Verner Jann, Dieter Schultz, Sergio Zambon, Marco-Antonio Tavares-Rodriguez, Denio Oerlecke
  • Publication number: 20130190179
    Abstract: The present invention relates generally to the use of biological or chemical control agents with for controlling insects and nematodes and to methods particularly useful for combating insects or nematodes and/or increasing crop yield in plants that are at least partially resistant to one or more parasitic nematodes or insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2011
    Publication date: July 25, 2013
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Ruediger Hain, Gerhard Johann, Guenter Donn
  • Publication number: 20130157860
    Abstract: A method of controlling a weed, which exhibits high herbicidal activity, without causing significant phytotoxicity on switchgrass, miscanthus, giant reed, reed canarygrass, blue stem, erianthus, napier grass or spartina.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2012
    Publication date: June 20, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130157861
    Abstract: Provided is a method which exerts an excellent effect in controlling a pest in a field of soybean, corn or cotton.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2012
    Publication date: June 20, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20130150242
    Abstract: Provided is a method which exerts an excellent effect in controlling a pest in a field of soybean, corn or cotton, using a SDHI compound and a PPO-inhibiting compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2012
    Publication date: June 13, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
  • Publication number: 20130150243
    Abstract: Provided is a method which exerts an excellent effect in controlling a pest in a field of cotton, using a neonicotinoid compound, an azole compound, a strobilurin compound, and/or a metalaxyl compound, and a PPO inhibiting compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2012
    Publication date: June 13, 2013
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventor: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
  • Publication number: 20130137577
    Abstract: The present invention is to provide an oxopyrazine derivative having an excellent herbicidal activity and besides exhibiting high safety for useful crops and the like, or a salt thereof, and a herbicide containing the same. The present invention relates to an oxopyrazine derivative represented by formula [I]: wherein X1 represents an oxygen atom or a sulfur atom; X2 represents CH or N(O)m; m represents an integer of 0 or 1; R1 represents a hydrogen atom, a C1-C12 alkyl group and the like; R2 represents a halogen atom, a cyano group and the like; R3 is a hydroxyl group, a halogen atom and the like; A1 represents C(R4R5); A2 represents C(R6R7) or C?O; A3 represents C(R8R9); R4 to R9 represent a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group, or a salt thereof, and a herbicide containing these compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2013
    Publication date: May 30, 2013
    Applicants: IHARA CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD., KUMIAI CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: KUMIAI CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD., IHARA CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
  • Publication number: 20130042366
    Abstract: The present invention provides saflufenacil-tolerant plants. The present invention also provides methods for controlling the growth of weeds by applying saflufenacil to which the saflufenacil-tolerant plants of the invention are tolerant. Plants of the invention express a cytochrome P450 polypeptide, the expression of which confers, to the plants, tolerance to the saflufenacil.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2011
    Publication date: February 14, 2013
    Applicant: BASF AGRO B.V., ARNHEIM (NL), ZWEIGNIEDERLASSUNG WÄDENSWIL
    Inventors: Scots L. Mankin, Dale R. Carlson, Rex Liebl, Jill Stevenson-Paulik, Maciej Pasternak, Annegret Welzel
  • Publication number: 20120302444
    Abstract: The present invention relates to liquid suspension concentrate formulations 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 the crystalline anhydrate; at least one diluent selected from: hydrocarbon solvents having a boiling point of at least 100° C.; and C1-C8-alkyl esters of C8-C26-fatty acids, mono- and di-C1-C4-alkyl amides of C8-C26-fatty acids; at least two different non-ionic surfactants selected from poly-ethoxylate-co-C3-C4-alk0xylat.es of C3-C20-alkanols, polyethoxylates of C8-C22-alkanols, polyester-polyoxyethylene block copolymers, polyethoxylates of mono-, di- or tristyryl phenols and polyethoxylates of vegetable oils; and at least one anionic surfactant selected from C1-C16-alkylarene sulfonates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2010
    Publication date: November 29, 2012
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Klaus Kolb, Wolfgang Gregori, Bernd Sievernich, Michael Krapp, Jörg Steuerwald, Heidi Emilia Saxell, Steven Bowe, Rex Liebl, Terrance M. Cannan
  • Publication number: 20120283100
    Abstract: The invention disclosed in this document concerns controlling planthoppers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2012
    Publication date: November 8, 2012
    Applicant: DOW AGROSCIENCES LLC
    Inventors: Agamananda Roy, Sanjoy Kundu, Suresh Ramachandran
  • Patent number: 8288316
    Abstract: There are described N-(1,2,5-oxadiazol-3-yl)benzamides of the general formula (I) as herbicides. In this formula (I), X, Y, Z and R are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2012
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Arnim Köhn, Jörg Tiebes, Andreas Almsick, Hartmut Ahrens, Ines Heinemann, Ralf Braun, Monika H Schmitt, Lothar Willms, Dieter Feucht, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Mark Drewes, Simon Dörner-Rieping, Jan Dittgen, Martin Adamczewski
  • Patent number: 8273686
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of an active compound that inhibits the mitochondrial breathing chain at the level of the b/c1 complex for combating phytopathogenic fungi.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2007
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2012
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Erich Birner, Luis Carlos Mateo Garcia