RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, December 9, 2009 – BASF announced today that it has launched a special section of its Web site dedicated solely to offering in-depth information on seed protection for seed industry professionals.
“BASF is one of the world’s leading seed treatment producers and trusted by growers, seed retailers and seed companies,” said Craig Lindholm, Marketing Manager at BASF. “As we continue to broaden our role as a leader in seed treatment, we want to make sure that providing seed treatment information about topics and trends is part of our growth.”
Web site Features and Functions
The new Web site, www.seedtreatmentsource.com, will specifically feature information on BASF’s seed industry partnerships, seed treatment news, seed treatment recommendations and sneak peeks at upcoming seed treatment solutions in the BASF product pipeline. Seed industry professionals can also find information at the BASF SeedSolutions global Web site: target="_blank">http://www.agro.basf.com/agr/seed-solutions/en/.
“The Web site will allow visitors to find customized seed treatment recommendations based on their crop, seed or seedling issue, and location,” said Lindholm. “This function means users can be confident that any product recommended from BASF SeedSolutions was based on a specific need and challenge to provide the best protection possible.”
BASF SeedSolutions Portfolio
BASF offers a variety of innovative solutions to help growers get the most out of every acre. In addition to its powerful research and development facilities for fungicides, insecticides and herbicides, BASF has brought its expertise and resources to the area of seed treatments and made significant investments in seed treatment research and development in the past few years.
BASF has a solid seed treatment product offering today and a strong pipeline for the future. With 11 new products in the pipeline for delivery by the end of 2012, BASF is committed to providing complete seed treatment solutions. New-generation formulation technology by BASF is yielding new active ingredients and new combinations for the broadest protection of your seeds and seedlings.
The BASF SeedSolutions portfolio includes: