BASF Canada provides 65 thousand dollars in community grants

Dec 1, 2021 | 10:42am

BASF Canada has announced 9 community donations totaling 65 thousand dollars. The grand prize of 25 thousand dollars goes to an organization in the Peace Country region of Alberta, the gleaners. The group processes locally grown vegetables which are then dehydrated to be distributed to those in need around the globe. Eight other community organizations […]

USask research into pollinators gets huge boost

Sep 12, 2021 | 11:14am

Research into pollinator bees is getting a big boost at the University of Saskatchewan. Saskatchewan Beekeepers, B.C. Blueberry growers and BASF Canada are providing $750,000 to create a permanent veterinary research chair into bee pollinator health. Jeff Bertholet with BASF says bees are important for pollinating prairie crops. “It’s part of our job and responsibility […]

BASF offers support to rural community groups

Sep 8, 2021 | 11:07am

BASF Canada is hosting its second annual community challenge. The program will see 65 thousand dollars donated to community organizations, recognizing the critical role farming communities play in the lives of growers. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of InVigor hybrid canola, BASF has introduced a 25 thousand dollar grand prize to be donated to one […]

BASF provides support to Sask communities

Jan 5, 2021 | 10:46am

  Three Saskatchewan farming communities are winners in the BASF InVigor Community Challenge. BASF is donating 40 thousand dollars to 8 communities across the 3 prairie provinces. The winners were selected by random draw and receive 5 thousand dollars donation to a community initiative. The winners include Myles Lussier, with the support going to the […]

BASF Canada opens new 14 million dollar crop protection production facility in Regina

Nov 18, 2020 | 3:14pm

  BASF Canada opened its new 14 million dollar formulation and packaging facility in Regina Wednesday. The crop protection production facility is the division’s single biggest agriculture infrastructure investment in the last decade. The Regina facility is expected to produce over half of BASF Canada’s crop protection products, ensuring farmers across the country and the […]