Monsanto issued US patent for 'plants and seeds of hybrid corn variety CH162086'

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia , April 8, 2014 () – United States Patent no. 8,692,094, issued on April 8, was assigned to Monsanto Technology LLC (St. Louis).

"Plants and seeds of hybrid corn variety CH162086" was invented by Gary R. Stangland (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) and Peter J. Lynch (Zionsville, Ind.).

According to the abstract* released by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office: "According to the invention, there is provided seed and plants of the hybrid corn variety designated CH162086. The invention thus relates to the plants, seeds and tissue cultures of the variety CH162086, and to methods for producing a corn plant produced by crossing a corn plant of variety CH162086 with itself or with another corn plant, such as a plant of another variety. The invention further relates to genetic complements of plants of variety CH162086."

The patent was filed on April 23, 2012, under Application No. 13/453,392.

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