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Agriculture

Climate Smart Farming

Farmers are in a unique position to be part of the solution to combat climate change. Sustainable farming practices can reduce emissions and increase farm resilience. We are excited to be part of this emerging coalition to drive this important topic which is fully in line with our global commitments to boost sustainable agriculture. We are 100% dedicated to support farmers to decrease their environmental impact, improve farm resilience and sequester carbon in the soil. Moreover, we believe that partnerships are the cornerstone to accelerate the path towards carbon neutrality in the food value chain.
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Vincent Gros

President BASF Agricultural Solutions

What impacts do we aim for?

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How do we achieve these impacts?

We are helping farmers tackle the most pressing climate challenges with the right combination of technologies.  Our technologies include nitrogen management products that improve fertilizer efficiency. Herbicide products that enable minimum tillage, reducing both carbon emissions and diesel use. New crop varieties that enhance yield and are more stress-resilient. Natural biological inoculants. And innovative digital solutions.

What target did we set for ourselves?

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Climate Smart Farming – Examples of our products and technologies

Learn more about our sustainability commitments

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Sustainable Solutions

7% annual increase in our share of solutions with substantial sustainability contribution

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Die Technologie zur automatisierten Bilderkennung kann, beispielsweise unterstützt von Drohnen, die Art und Menge von Pflanzen, Schädlingen und Krankheiten in Gewächshaus- und Feldversuchen erkennen.

Digital Farming

400+ million hectares supported with digital technologies by 2030

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Das easyconnect-System bietet eine überzeugende Kombination aus Sicherheit und Einfachheit bei der Handhabung von flüssigen Pflanzenschutzmitteln und reduziert potenzielle Risiken des Verschüttens und Spritzens während des Einfüllens in die Pflanzenschutz-Einspülschleuse.

Smart Stewardship

Safe use of our products with the right stewardship

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BASF Climate Protection Goal

We work continuously to further reduce emissions from our production. We have set ourselves ambitious quantitative goals to this end.

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Píngo Doce Watermelon

 

The Píngo Doce watermelon project combines customer demands for sweet taste and few seeds with farmer needs to produce sustainably.

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Revysol® Fungicide

 

Revysol based products provide European wheat farmers with up to 4% yield increase on existing land, allowing the protection of natural habitats.

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A monarch butterfly takes shelter in a habitat created by the Living Acres initiative. Monarchs need milkweed and other nectar plants to complete their lifecycle. By creating more milkweed habitat across the United States, CHS and BASF are helping to boost the monarch butterfly population.

Living Acres #MonarchChallenge

Through the Living Acres #MonarchChallenge, we are doing our part to help restore the monarch butterfly population in the United States.

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Mata Viva®

 

A collaboration united in the desire to protect water quality, conserve soil and create areas to preserve native vegetation and wildlife in the forest along the Paraiba do Sul River (Brazil).

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On the English farm "The Grange”, modern agriculture and the protection of biodiversity go together. The farm is supported by the European Farm Network, a BASF partnership with experts for agriculture and nature protection. Farmers, experts for agriculture and for nature conservation join their knowhow and create measures for sustainable and productive farming.

One of the measures is the planting of flower strips in unprofitable field areas. Apart from the high yielding fields for cereal production, new habitats for wildlife are created.

Andrew Pitts, UK farmer (left), and Graham Hartwell, Environmental Stewardship, BASF (right), examine the development of the flowering strips.

Farm Network

 

Working together to create solutions for sustainable agriculture.  Independent farms serve as outdoor classrooms where emphasis is placed on biodiversity and soil health.

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