Diamonds are a farm broadcaster’s best friend

Visit BASF at the 2018 NAFB Trade Talk

2018 marks 75 years of the National Association of Farm Broadcasters (NAFB), its diamond anniversary, and BASF couldn’t be more excited!


BASF will be joining NAFB to celebrate this momentous occasion at the NAFB National Convention, taking place November 7–9 in Kansas City, MO. At the event, BASF is sponsoring the NAFB Broadcast Service Center. This space is available to help broadcasters keep up on stories and conduct interviews. Refreshments and internet connection are also available for broadcasters attending the convention.


Want to learn about the latest crop protection products from BASF while at Trade Talk? Stop by booths 58 and 59 for your chance to talk with some of our spokespeople:

  • Duane Rathmann, BASF Innovation Specialist, will share the latest information about BASF’s entry into the insecticide market with a novel mode of action insecticide, Inscalis™ insecticide.
  • Jody Wynia, U.S. Soybean Lead for BASF, will be in attendance share more information about Credenz® with LibertyLink® GT27™, the first soybean seed technology with herbicide-tolerant stackedtraits.
  • Kerry Grossweiler, BASF Seed Solutions Product Manager, will highlight how Poncho® /VOTiVO® 2.0 seed treatment helps corn thrive to its full genetic potential.

If you have any questions or if you would like to set up an interview with any of the BASF spokespeople, contact Bill Brozak,, or Liz Asher,, to arrange any interviews.


See you at the show!


Engenia is a U.S. EPA Restricted Use Pesticide.


Please check with your state pesticide regulatory authority as additional requirements may be imposed by state regulatory agencies.


Always read and follow label directions.


Credenz, Engenia, Inscalis and LibertyLink are registered trademarks, and GT27 is a trademark of BASF.


About BASF’s Agricultural Solutions division


With a rapidly growing population, the world is increasingly dependent on our ability to develop and maintain sustainable agriculture and healthy environments. Working with farmers, agricultural professionals, pest management experts and others, it is our role to help make this possible. That’s why we invest in a strong R&D pipeline and broad portfolio, including seeds and traits, chemical and biological crop protection, soil management, plant health, pest control and digital farming. With expert teams in the lab, field, office and in production, we connect innovative thinking and down-to-earth action to create real world ideas that work – for farmers, society and the planet. In 2017, our division generated sales of €5.7 billion. For more information, please visit or any of our social media channels.


About BASF


At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. The more than 115,000 employees in the BASF Group work on contributing to the success of our customers in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Our portfolio is organized into five segments: Chemicals, Performance Products, Functional Materials & Solutions, Agricultural Solutions and Oil & Gas. BASF generated sales of €64.5 billion in 2017. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (BAS). Further information at