About Us


BASF is the world’s leading chemical company and a major manufacturer of professional vegetation management products for the airport, aquatic, forestry, industrial bareground, invasive/noxious, railroad, roadside, utility and pasture and rangeland markets in Canada.

With sales of €4.0 billion in 2010, BASF’s Crop Protection division is a leader in crop protection and a strong partner to the farming industry providing well-established and innovative fungicides, insecticides and herbicides.

Farmers use these products and services to improve crop yields and crop quality. Other uses include public health, structural/urban pest control, turf and ornamental plants, vegetation management, and forestry.

BASF aims to turn knowledge rapidly into market success. The vision of BASF’s Crop Protection division is to be the world’s leading innovator, optimizing agricultural production, improving nutrition, and thus enhancing the quality of life for a growing world population.

Further information can be found on the web at www.agro.basf.com or follow us on twitter: www.twitter.com/basfagro