Patent Number: 8,575,420

Title: Maize variety hybrid X00B130

Abstract: A novel maize variety designated X00B130 and seed, plants and plant parts thereof, produced by crossing Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. proprietary inbred maize varieties. Methods for producing a maize plant that comprises crossing hybrid maize variety X00B130 with another maize plant. Methods for producing a maize plant containing in its genetic material one or more traits introgressed into X00B130 through backcross conversion and/or transformation, and to the maize seed, plant and plant part produced thereby. This invention relates to the maize variety X00B130, the seed, the plant produced from the seed, and variants, mutants, and minor modifications of maize variety X00B130. This invention further relates to methods for producing maize varieties derived from maize variety X00B130.

Inventors: Piper; Todd Elliott (Mankato, MN), Kevern; Thomas Craig (Milton, WI), O'Leary; Michael Joseph (Eau Claire, WI)

Assignee: Pioneer Hi Bred International Inc

International Classification: A01H 5/10 (20060101); A01H 5/00 (20060101); A01H 4/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017