Patent Number: 8,580,708

Title: Plant cryoprotectant compositions and methods of use

Abstract: The present disclosure relates to cryoprotection of plants. The compositions and methods disclosed herein provide a means for protecting plants from frost or freeze damage or death due to sudden exposure to low temperature conditions. The present disclosure further relates to methods for providing cryoprotection to plants.

Inventors: Francko; David (Tuscaloosa, AL), Wilson; Kenneth G. (Lititz, PA), Li; Qingshun Quinn (Centerville, OH), Equiza; Maria Alejandra (Edmonton, CA)

Assignee: Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama

International Classification: A01N 63/00 (20060101); A01N 59/16 (20060101); A01N 43/00 (20060101); A01N 55/08 (20060101); A01N 59/06 (20060101); A01N 37/00 (20060101); A01N 33/00 (20060101); A01N 31/00 (20060101); A01N 27/00 (20060101); A01N 47/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2022-11-12 0:00:00