November 2012 Patent Watch
Agrow Intelligence looked at eleven EU/US patent applications published in November from six companies. Bayer was in the lead with four applications, followed by DuPont and Syngenta (two each) and Dow AgroSciences (one). New insecticides accounted five filings and fungicides four . There was one application concerning herbicides (from Syngenta) and one for dual use fungicide/insecticide (Dow).