Measuring agricultural sustainability
Designed by BASF, AgBalance™ is a tool that objectively measures and evaluates the sustainability performance of agricultural products or processes across all three pillars: economy, environment and society. This allows all of us who are passionate about the land and food to advance sustainable farming through informed, fact-based decision making.
By sharing our expertise and know-how, we are supporting farmers to make a better life for themselves, their families and their communities.
- What are the key sustainability drivers for any given agricultural production system?
- What conditions are negatively impacting sustainability in agriculture?
- How can we make agricultural production systems more sustainable?
With AgBalance™ BASF is helping to address essential questions such as:
To ascertain the methodology of AgBalance (version 1.0) with regard to coherence and transparency BASF submitted it to the global expert agency DNV Business Assurance and has received their independent assurance.