Global Patent Index - EP 1001681 A1

EP 1001681 A1 2000-05-24 - PLANT AND SEED TREATMENT METHOD AND COMPOSITION THEREFOR

Title (en)

PLANT AND SEED TREATMENT METHOD AND COMPOSITION THEREFOR

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND ZUSAMMENSETZUNG ZUR BEHANDLUNG VON PFLANZEN UND SAATGUT

Title (fr)

PROCEDE DE TRAITEMENT DE PLANTES ET DE GRAINES ET COMPOSITION PREVUE A CET EFFET

Publication

EP 1001681 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98942360 A

Priority

  • ZA 9706951 A
  • ZA 9711355 A
  • ZW 9800011 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9907225A1] A method of treating plants and compositions for use in the method are provided and wherein the method is aimed at improving growth and/or flower and fruit retention and production and/or rendering a plant more susceptible to treatment by foliar sprays and/or for other purposes. The method utilises a treatment composition comprising either a tungsten compound, conveniently a tungstate, or a synergistic mixture of allopurinol and a molybdenum compound, conveniently a molybdate such as potassium molybdate.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A01N 59/16; A01N 43/90

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01N 59/16 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A01N 59/16 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

  1. A01N 59/16 + A01N 59/16 + A01N 43/90
  2. A01N 59/16 + A01N 2300/00

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9907225A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9907225 A1 19990218; AU 9043098 A 19990301; BR 9811848 A 20000808; EP 1001681 A1 20000524

INPADOC legal status


2003-02-26 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020730

2002-05-02 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020318

2000-05-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000306

2000-05-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE