Patent Number: 8,871,280

Title: Compositions and methods for treating fungal activity in plants or soil

Abstract: Compositions for treating fungal activity in plants, containing castor oil, water, at least one surface active agent, optionally pennyroyal oil, and optionally an agriculturally acceptable carrier. Methods of treating fungal activity in plants, involving administering to the plant or soil an effective fungal treating amount of castor oil, water, at least one surface active agent, optionally pennyroyal oil, and optionally an agriculturally acceptable carrier.

Inventors: Lakshman; Dilip K. (Greenbelt, MD), Chauhan; Kamlesh R. (Laurel, MD)

Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary of Agriculture

International Classification: A61K 36/47 (20060101); A61K 36/534 (20060101); A61K 36/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00