Plural Ring Nitrogens In The Additional Hetero Ring Patents (Class 504/253)
  • Patent number: 10159249
    Abstract: The use of 2-chloro-3-(methylsulfanyl)-N-(1-methyl-1H-tetrazol-5-yl)-4-(trifluoromethyl)benzamide or its salts for controlling unwanted plants in areas of transgenic crop plants being tolerant to HPPD inhibitor herbicides by containing one or more chimeric gene(s) comprising (I) a DNA sequence encoding hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD) derived from a member of a group of organisms consisting of (a) Avena, (b) Pseudomonas, (c) Synechococcoideae, (d) Blepharismidae, (e) Rhodococcus, (f) Picrophilaceae, (g) Kordia, or (II) one or more mutated DNA sequences of HPPD encoding genes of the before defined organisms, preferably from Pseudomonas, or (III) one or more DNA sequences encoding mutated maize (Zea mays) or soybean (Glycine max) HPPD each being mutated as described in WO 2012/021785.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Fabien Poree, Christian Waldraff, Bernd Laber, Arnim Koehn, Elmar Gatzweiler, Klaus Trabold
  • Patent number: 10098351
    Abstract: The invention relates to substituted dihydro-hydantoin derivatives of the formula (I) wherein X, A, R1, R2, R3, Ra and Rb are as defined in the specification. Furthermore, the present invention relates to processes and intermediates for making compounds of formula (I), to herbicidal compositions comprising these compounds and to methods of using these compounds to control or inhibit plant growth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2018
    Assignee: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG
    Inventors: Donn Warwick Moseley, James Alan Morris, Sally Elizabeth Russell, Alan Joseph Hennessy
  • Patent number: 9725426
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds and pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds which inhibit cystathionine-?-lyase (CSE). Also described herein are methods for using such CSE inhibitors, alone or in combination with other compounds, for treating diseases or conditions that would benefit from CSE inhibition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: SOVA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Sergio G. Durón, Justin Chapman, Simon G. Sydserff, Srinivas G. Rao, Gregory Stein, Warren Wade
  • Patent number: 9241486
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of active substance combinations for controlling animal pests, for example, from the chinch bug family (Lygaeidae), as well as animal pests that has shown resistance to pyrethroids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER CROPSCIENCE LP
    Inventors: Jeffrey A. Michel, Kenneth A. Kukorowski
  • Publication number: 20150148235
    Abstract: Herbicide resistant sunflower plants comprising two different herbicide-resistant alleles of the sunflower acetohydroxyacid synthase large subunit 1 (AHASL1) gene are described. Methods for making these sunflower plants and methods for controlling weeds or other undesired vegetation growing in the vicinity of these sunflower plants are disclosed. Such methods involve the use of acetohydroxyacid synthase-inhibiting herbicides. Methods for controlling parasitic weeds growing on sunflower plants are also described. Additionally provided are methods for determining the genotype of sunflower plants for AHASL1 gene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2013
    Publication date: May 28, 2015
    Applicants: NIDERA S.A., BASF AGROCHEMICAL PRODUCTS B.V.
    Inventors: Carlos Sala, Mariano Bulos, Sherry R. Whitt, Brigitte J. Weston, Bijay K. Singh, Adriana M. Echarte
  • Publication number: 20150148234
    Abstract: Herbicide resistant sunflower plants comprising two different herbicide-resistant alleles of the sunflower acetohydroxyacid synthase large subunit 1 (AHASL1) gene are described. Methods for making these sunflower plants and methods for controlling weeds or other undesired vegetation growing in the vicinity of these sunflower plants are disclosed. Such methods involve the use of acetohydroxyacid synthase-inhibiting herbicides. Methods for controlling parasitic weeds growing on sunflower plants are also described. Additionally provided are methods for determining the genotype of sunflower plants for AHASL1 gene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 22, 2013
    Publication date: May 28, 2015
    Applicants: NIDERA S.A., BASF AGROCHEMICAL PRODUCTS B.V.
    Inventors: Carlos Sala, Mariano Bulos, Sherry R. Whitt, Brigitte J. Weston, Bijay K. Singh, Adriana M. Echarte
  • Patent number: 9035064
    Abstract: A description is given of N-(1,2,5-oxadiazol-3-yl)pyridinecarboxamides of the general formula (I) as herbicides. R in this formula (I) stands for radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals, and other radicals such as halogen. W stands for a substituted pyridyl radical.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Arnim Köhn, Andreas Van Almsick, Ralf Braun, Monika H. Schmitt, Jörg Tiebes, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Häeuser-Hanh, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20150126372
    Abstract: 4-Amino-6-(heterocyclic)picolinic acids and their derivatives; 6-amino-2-(heterocyclic)pyrimidine-4-carboxylates and their derivatives; and methods of using the same as herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2014
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Inventors: Joseph D. Eckelbarger, Jeffrey B. Epp, Stephen Craig Fields, Lindsey G. Fischer, Natalie C. Giampietro, Katherine A. Guenthenspberger, Christian T. Lowe, Jeff Petkus, Joshua Roth, Norbet M. Satchivi, Paul R. Schmitzer, Thomas L. Siddall, Nick X. Wang
  • Publication number: 20150126371
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a pyrazolopyran of the general formula I wherein the variables are defined according to the description, including a tautomer, salt, cleavable prodrug, or mixtures thereof, in particular to said pyrazolopyran for use as a medicament and/or an inhibitor of the enzyme serinehydroxymethyltransferase (SHMT). The invention also relates to a process the preparation of a pyrazolopyran of the formula I, to compositions comprising said compound and processes for the preparation of these compositions. Further it relates to use of the pyrazolopyran of formula I as an herbicide as well as to a method of controlling undesired vegetation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Inventors: Matthias Witschel, Frank Stelzer, Johannes Hutzler, Tao Qu, Thomas Mietzner, Klaus Kreuz, Klaus Grossmann, Raphael Aponte, Hans Wolfgang Hoeffken, Frederick Calo, Thomas Ehrhardt, Anja Simon, Liliana Parra Rapado
  • Publication number: 20150119249
    Abstract: N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)pyridin-3-yl-carboxamides of formula I and their use as herbicides, formula I. The invention relates to N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)pyridin-3-yl-carboxamides of formula I and their use as herbicides. In said formula I, B represents N or CH, whereas R, R1, R3, R4 and R5 represent groups such as hydrogen, halogen or organic groups such as alkyl or phenyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2013
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Inventors: Helmut Kraus, Matthias Witschel, Thomas Seitz, Trevor William Newton, Liliana Parra Rapado, Klaus Kreuz, Johannes Hutzler, Maciej Pasternak, Jens Lerchl, Richard Roger Evans
  • Patent number: 9018134
    Abstract: There is provided a compound having an excellent controlling effect on pests represented by the formula (1): wherein, A1 represents —NR7—, etc., A2 represents a nitrogen atom, etc., A3 represents a nitrogen atom, etc., R1 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group X, etc., R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more halogen atoms, etc., R5 and R6 are the same or different and each represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group X, etc., R7 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group W, etc., n represents 0, 1 or 2, or an N-oxide thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
    Inventors: Masaki Takahashi, Takamasa Tanabe, Mai Ito, Yoshihiko Nokura, Atsushi Iwata
  • 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: 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: 20150111750
    Abstract: N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)hetarylcarboxamides of formula I and their use as herbicides. The invention relates to N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)hetarylcarboxamides of formula I and their use as herbicides. In said formula I, B represents N or CH, whereas X1 is N or CR1, X2 is N or CR2, X3 is N or CR3 and X4 is N or CR4; provided that a least one of X1, X3 and X4 is N; R, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 represent groups such as hydrogen, halogen or organic groups such as alkyl or phenyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2013
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Helmut Kraus, Matthias Witschel, Thomas Seitz, Trevor William Newton, Liliana Parra Rapado, Klaus Kreuz, Johannes Hutzler, Maciej Pasternak, Jens Lerchl, Richard Roger Evans
  • 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: 20150111747
    Abstract: 6-Pyridone-2-carbamoylazoles of the general formula (I) are described as herbicides. In this formula (I), W, X and Z represent radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. Q represents a 5-membered radical such as oxadiazyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2013
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Stefan Lehr, Arnim Koehn, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Dirk Schmutzler
  • 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: 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: 20150105253
    Abstract: Salts of N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)arylcarboxamides of the general formula (I) are described as herbicides. In this formula (I), W, X, Z and R represent radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A and B each represent nitrogen or carbon. M+ represents a cation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2013
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Simon Doerner-Rieping, Hartmut Ahrens, Christian Waldraff, Arnim Koehn, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20150105258
    Abstract: Ready-to-use foamable pesticide compositions that contain a particulate pesticide suspended therein and applicators for dispensing such compositions. Methods for treating pests such as arthropods by contacting pests with such compositions are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: BASF CORPORATION
    Inventors: Terrence R. Burke, Henry Wayne Moran, Jonathan D. Berger, James H. Cink
  • 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
  • Publication number: 20150065345
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula (I), or an agronomically acceptable salt of said compounds wherein R1, R2, X, R4, R5 and R7 are as defined herein. The invention further relates to herbicidal compositions which comprise a compound of Formula (I), and to their use for controlling weeds, in particular in crops of useful plants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2013
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Applicant: SYNGENTA LIMITED
    Inventor: Glynn Mitchell
  • Publication number: 20150031537
    Abstract: There are described 4-nitro-substituted N-(tetrazol-5-yl)-, N-(triazol-5-yl)- and N-(1,3,4-oxadiazol-2-yl)arylcarboxamides of the general formula (I) as herbicides. In this formula (I), X, Y and W are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A is N and CY.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2013
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: Simon Dörner-Rieping, Ralf Braun, Arnin Köhn, Hartmut Ahrens, Stefan Lehr, Hansjörg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Dirk Schmutzler
  • Patent number: 8927458
    Abstract: Triazolylpyridine ketones expressed by the following formula (1) and use thereof as herbicides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Andreas Van Almsick, Shinichi Narabu, Yoshitaka Sato, Kei Domon, Koichi Araki, Shinichi Shirakura, Seiji Ukawa, Teruyuki Ichihara, Chieko Ueno
  • Publication number: 20150005165
    Abstract: The invention relates to a carboxylic acid derivatives of benzoheterocyclyl pyridines and benzoheterocyclyl pyrimidines of general formula (I) and to the use thereof as herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 24, 2012
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Michael Gerhard Hoffmann, Marco Bruenjes, Uwe Doeller, Hans-Joerg Dietrich, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Christopher Hugh Rosinger, Elmar Gatzweiler, Ines Heinemann
  • Publication number: 20140371067
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method of controlling weeds at a locus, said method comprising application to the locus of a weed controlling amount of a herbicidal composition comprising a compound of Formula (I), or an agronomically acceptable salt of said compounds wherein X, R1, R2, R4 and R5 are as defined herein. The invention further relates novel herbicidal compounds, to herbicidal compositions comprising said compounds and to their use for controlling weeds, in particular in crops of useful plants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Applicant: SYNGENTA LIMITED
    Inventors: Glynn Mitchell, Alison Clare Elliott
  • Publication number: 20140371070
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel non-steroidal brassinosteroid mimetic derivatives of formula (I), to processes and intermediates for preparing them, to plant growth regulator compositions comprising them and to methods of using them for controlling the growth of plants and/or promoting the germination of seeds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 13, 2012
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Applicant: Syngenta Participations AG
    Inventors: Pierre Joseph Marcel Jung, Joerg Leipner, Mathilde Denise Lachia, Alain De Mesmaeker
  • Publication number: 20140342906
    Abstract: Tetrazol-5-yl- and triazol-5-yl-aryl compounds of the general formula (I) as herbicides are described. In this formula (I), X, Z, W and R are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A and B are N and CY. Q is cyanoalkylcarbonyl or isoxazolyl.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2013
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Lothar Willms, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Haeuser-Hahn, Hansjoerg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20140336051
    Abstract: A herbicidal composition comprising: a) a herbicide compound A, which is selected from the group of imidazolinones; and b) an adjuvant B, which is a surfactant selected from the groups b1 to b5: b1) a nonionic surfactant of the formula R1Xn and polyalkoxylated derivatives thereof, wherein R1 is selected from aliphatic or aromatic residues having at least eight carbon atoms; X is selected from hydroxy, —O—(C1-C6-alkyl), —O—(C3-C6-alkenyl), amine, amide, or ester; and n is 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6; b2) an anionic surfactant of the formula R1Yn, wherein R1 is selected from aliphatic or aromatic residues having at least eight carbon atoms; Y is selected from carboxylate, sulfonate, sulfate, phosphate, or phosphonate; and n is 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6; b3) a cationic surfactant; b4) a zwitterionic surfactant; or b5) a polymeric surfactant; and wherein the weight ratio of the herbicide compound A and the adjuvant B is from 2:1 to 1:60; and the use of the said compositions for controlling undesirable vegetation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2012
    Publication date: November 13, 2014
    Applicant: BASF Agrochemical Products B.V.
    Inventors: Gerhard Schnabel, Matthias Pfenning, Joerg Polzin, Hagen Bremer
  • Publication number: 20140329681
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for controlling weeds in a sugar cane field, including applying to a field before or after planting stem cuttings of sugar cane having only one node, at least one herbicide selected from the group consisting of ametryn, atrazine, simazine, alachlor, metolachlor, S-metolachlor, asulam, metribuzin, trifluralin, pendimethalin, tebuthiuron, diuron, hexazinone, amicarbazone, imazapic, trifloxysulfuron-sodium, iodosulfuron-methyl-sodium, halosulfuron-methyl, ethoxysulfuron, carfentrazone-ethyl, isoxaflutole, bicyclopyrone, mesotrione, picloram and salts thereof and esters thereof, 2,4-D and salts and esters thereof, dicamba and salts and esters thereof, clomazone, MSMA, paraquat, diquat, glufosinate, glufosinate-ammonium, glufosinate-P and salts thereof, and glyphosate and salts thereof. The present invention provides an excellent effect of controlling weeds without causing phytotoxicity problematic to sugar cane in a sugar cane field.
    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: 20140309115
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted 1,2,5-oxadiazole compounds of the formula I and the N-oxides and salts thereof and to compositions comprising the same. The invention also relates to the use of the 1,2,5-oxadiazole compounds or of the compositions comprising such compounds for controlling unwanted vegetation. wherein X1 is N or CR1; X2 is N or CR2; X4 is N or CR4; provided that a least one of X1, X2 and X4 is N; R is e.g. selected from the group consisting of hydrogen, cyano, nitro, halogen, C1-C6-alkyl, C3-C7-cycloalkyl, C3-C7-cycloalkyl-C1-C4-alkyl, C1-C6-haloalkyl, C2-C6-alkenyl, C2-C6-haloalkenyl, C2-C6-alkynyl, C2-C6-haloalkynyl, C1-C4-alkoxy-C1-C4-alkyl, C1-C4-haloalkoxy-C1-C4-alkyl, O—Ra, Z—S(O)n—Rb, Z—C(?O)—Rc, Z—C(?O)—ORd, Z—C(?O)—NReRf, Z—NRgRh, Z-phenyl and Z-heterocyclyl; R1 is e.g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2012
    Publication date: October 16, 2014
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Helmut Kraus, Matthias Witschel, Thomas Seitz, Trevor William Newton, Liliana Parra Rapado, Raphael Aponte, Klaus Kreuz, Klaus Grossmann, Jens Lerchl, Richard Roger Evans
  • Publication number: 20140296069
    Abstract: 5-phenyl-substituted N-(tetrazol-5-yl)- and N-(triazol-5-yl)arylcarboxamides of the general formula (I) are described as herbicides. In this formula (I), W, X, Y, Z and R are radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals such as alkyl, and other radicals such as halogen. A and B are N and CY.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2012
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Ralf Braun, Hartmut Ahrens, Andreas Van Almsick, Stefan Lehr, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Hansjörg Dietrich, Elmar Gatzweiler, Ines Heinemann, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Publication number: 20140274695
    Abstract: 4-Amino-6-(heterocyclic)picolinic acids and their derivatives; 6-amino-2-(heterocyclic)pyrimidine-4-carboxylates and their derivatives; and methods of using the same as herbicides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: Dow AgroSciences LLC
    Inventors: Joseph D. Eckelbarger, Jeffrey B. Epp, Stephen Craig Fields, Lindsey G. Fischer, Natalie C. Giampietro, Katherine A. Guenthenspberger, Christian T. Lowe, Jeff Petkus, Joshua Roth, Norbert M. Satchivi, Paul R. Schmitzer, Thomas L. Siddall, Nick X. Wang
  • Publication number: 20140274702
    Abstract: Novel 4-amino-6-(heterocyclic)picolinic acids and their derivatives and 6-amino-2-(heterocyclic)pyrimidine-4-carboxylates and their derivatives are useful to control undesirable vegetation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: Dow AgroSciences, LLC
    Inventors: Joseph D. Eckelbarger, Thomas L. Siddall, Norbert M. Satchivi, Paul R. Schmitzer
  • Publication number: 20140245499
    Abstract: A sorghum seed comprising in its genome at least one polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide having an alanine to threonine substitution at position 93 of the sorghum AHAS protein large subunit. The plant has increased resistance to one or more herbicides, for example from the imidazolinone group, as compared to wild-type sorghum plants. The sorghum plant may comprise in its genome, one, two, three or more copies of a polynucleotide encoding a mutated large subunit of sorghum AHAS or a sorghum AHAS polypeptide of the invention. In this context, the sorghum plant may be tolerant to any herbicide capable of inhibiting AHAS enzyme activity. For example, the sorghum plant may be tolerant to herbicides of the imidazolinones type, such as imazethapyr, imazapir, and imazapic or to herbicides of the sulfonylurea group.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2012
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: ADVANTA INTERNATIONAL BV
    Inventors: Vicente Trucillo Uriarte, Andrés Daniel Zambelli, Marcos Kaspar, Pedro Alejandro Pardo
  • Publication number: 20140230086
    Abstract: The herbicide-tolerant rice cultivar designated ‘CL152’ and its hybrids and derivatives are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2012
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
    Inventor: Steven D. Linscombe
  • 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: 20140194290
    Abstract: There is provided a compound having an excellent controlling effect on pests represented by the formula (1): wherein, A1 represents —NR7—, etc., A2 represents a nitrogen atom, etc., A3 represents a nitrogen atom, etc., R1 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group X, etc., R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more halogen atoms, etc., R5 and R6 are the same or different and each represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group X, etc., R7 represents a C1-C6 chain hydrocarbon group optionally substituted by one or more atoms or groups selected from Group W, etc., n represents 0, 1 or 2, or an N-oxide thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2012
    Publication date: July 10, 2014
    Applicant: SUMITOMO CHEMICAL COMPANY, LIMITED
    Inventors: Masaki Takahashi, Takamasa Tanabe, Mai Ito, Yoshihiko Nokura, Atsushi Iwata
  • Publication number: 20140194289
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of choline chloride in a formulation comprising at least one agrochemical active ingredient, as a bio-activator to increase the penetration of said agrochemical active ingredient in a plant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2012
    Publication date: July 10, 2014
    Applicant: Rhodia Operations
    Inventors: Thierry Sclapari, Valerio Bramati, Ambrogio Erba
  • Patent number: 8741808
    Abstract: The present invention provides a composition including a polymer nanoparticle and at least one agricultural active compound incorporated with the nanoparticle, wherein the nanoparticle are less than 100 nm in diameter, and the polymer includes a polyelectrolyte.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 3, 2014
    Assignee: Vive Crop Protection Inc.
    Inventors: Fugang Li, Hung Hoang Pham, Darren J. Anderson
  • Publication number: 20140143902
    Abstract: The invention provides transgenic or non-transgenic plants with improved levels of tolerance to AHAS-inhibiting herbicides. The invention also provides nucleic acids encoding mutants of the acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) large subunit, expression vectors, plants comprising the polynucleotides encoding the AHASL subunits containing single, double or more mutations, plants comprising one, two or more AHASL subunit single mutant polypeptides, methods for making and using the same, and methods of controlling weeds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Inventors: Kening YAO, Derek Potts, Daryl Males
  • Publication number: 20140143901
    Abstract: The invention provides transgenic or non-transgenic plants with improved levels of tolerance to AHAS-inhibiting herbicides. The invention also provides nucleic acids encoding mutants of the acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) large subunit, expression vectors, plants comprising the polynucleotides encoding the AHASL subunits containing single, double or more mutations, plants comprising one, two or more AHASL subunit single mutant polypeptides, methods for making and using the same, and methods of controlling weeds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Inventors: Kening YAO, Derek Potts, Daryl Males
  • Publication number: 20140080701
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising a pesticide and an alkoxylate. Moreover, the invention relates to the alkoxylate, to a process for its preparation and to its use as adjuvant in pesticide-comprising spray mixtures. The invention furthermore relates to a method of controlling phytopathogenic fungi and/or undesired vegetation and/or undesired insect or mite attack and/or for regulating the growth of plants, wherein the composition is allowed to act on the respective pests, their environment or the plants to be protected from the respective pest, on the soil and/or on undesirable plants and/or the crop plants and/or their environment. Furthermore, the invention relates to seed comprising the composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2013
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Paul KLINGELHOEFER, Arend Jouke KINGMA, Sophie VOGEL, Kevin HUYGHE, Gerd HADERLEIN, Gerhard SCHNABEL, Marc NOLTE, Richard Roger EVANS
  • 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
  • Publication number: 20140068802
    Abstract: A novel rice cultivar, designated ‘CL131,’ is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of rice cultivar ‘CL131,’ to the plants of rice ‘CL131,’ and to methods for producing a rice plant produced by crossing the cultivar ‘CL131’ with itself or another rice variety, and to single gene conversions of such plants. The invention further relates to hybrid rice seeds and plants produced by crossing the cultivar ‘CL131’ with another rice cultivar. The invention further relates to other derivatives of the cultivar ‘CL131.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2013
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Applicant: Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
    Inventor: Steven D. Linscombe
  • Publication number: 20140066301
    Abstract: A description is given of N-(1,2,5-oxadiazol-3-yl)pyridinecarboxamides of the general formula (I) as herbicides. R in this formula (I) stands for radicals such as hydrogen, organic radicals, and other radicals such as halogen. W stands for a substituted pyridyl radical.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2012
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Arnim Köhn, Andreas Van Almsick, Ralf Braun, Monika H. Schmitt, Joerg Tiebes, Ines Heinemann, Isolde Häuser-Hahn, Elmar Gatzweiler, Christopher Hugh Rosinger
  • Patent number: 8652998
    Abstract: Disclosed is an insecticidal composition comprising by weight based on total weight of composition (a) from about 9 to about 91% of one or more anthranilic diamide insecticides; and (b) from about 9 to about 91% of a branched copolymer component having water solubility or dispersibility at least about 5% by weight at 20° C., wherein: the branched copolymer component comprises one or more branch segments attached to linear backbone segment; the branch segments comprise at least two repeating monomer units and have number average molecular weight (Mn) at least about 1,000; the branched copolymer component comprises hydrophilic groups; and ratio of component (b) to component (a) is about 1:10 to about 10:1 by weight. Also disclosed is a geotropic propagule coated with insecticidal composition. Further disclosed is a liquid composition comprising the insecticidal composition, and method for protecting a geotropic propagule and plant derived therefrom a phytophagous insect pest.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2014
    Assignee: E I du Pont de Nemours and Company
    Inventors: Wilson Tam, Frank Leonard Schadt, III
  • Publication number: 20140011681
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to wheat plants having increased resistance to an imidazolinone herbicide. More particularly, the present invention includes wheat plants containing one or more IMI nucleic acids such as a Teal IMI cultivar. The nucleic acids are preferably located on or derived from different genomes. The present invention also includes seeds produced by these wheat plants and methods of controlling weeds in the vicinity of these wheat plants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2013
    Publication date: January 9, 2014
    Applicant: UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN
    Inventors: Curtis J. Pozniak, Pierre Hucl
  • Publication number: 20130324412
    Abstract: N-Alkoxyamides of 4-aminopicolinic acids and 6-amino-4-pyrimidinecarboxylates are selective herbicides for corn, canola and sugar beet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2013
    Publication date: December 5, 2013
    Applicant: DOW AGROSCIENCES LLC
    Inventors: Joseph D. Eckelbarger, Paul R. Schmitzer, Carla N. Yerkes, Timothy A. Boebel, Norbert M. Satchivi, Gregory T. Whiteker