BASF is a leading global chemical company with a portfolio ranging from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. BASF Plant Sciences LLC is an agricultural biotechnology company focused on sustainable growth of agriculture and healthy nutrition. Its Ames location at the Iowa State University Research Park works to develop and commercialize traits in corn and other grains that add value to end use processes. These target markets include primarily animal feed and industrial uses, as well as food and pharmaceutical applications. Combining expertise with leading partners in the seed and food industry to help farmers meet the demand for greater agricultural productivity, BASF Plant Sciences is a valuable resource in the Cultivation Corridor.
BASF is a leading global provider of technologies for biological seed treatment as well as seed treatment colorants and polymers.
800 employees are located in top-notch biotech hotspots like Ames and integrated into a global science network with numerous academic partners
Acts as an industry leader with a broad portfolio of fungicides, insecticides, herbicides and seed treatments
Focuses on agricultural productivity in key crops such as corn, soybean and rice