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Greenhouse and nursery growers are innovators, always looking to improve operational efficiency, learn about the latest chemistries, and implement advancements. BASF is at your side, listening to your challenges and working with you to deliver information and solutions as innovative as you are. Together, we will continue to find common ground and collaborate. Together, we will grow.

BASF technical expert shares tips for healthy plants

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Give plants a healthy start

Start your production cycle on a strong foundation of broad-spectrum disease control and resistance management. Intrinsic® brand fungicides promote plant health throughout the growing cycle, and drench applications with Empress® Intrinsic brand fungicide will protect young, susceptible plants from root-infecting pathogens in rooted plug, propagation and transplant stages. Learn how to incorporate Empress Intrinsic into your rotation for disease resistant, healthy plants.

Cutting weed control costs: reduce hand weeding with herbicides

How can you cut weed control costs? See what research has to say:

Make sure your nursery shipments are quarantine compliant for fire ants

To slow or prevent the spread of the red imported fire ant (RIFA), federal quarantines are currently in place for imported fire ants (red, black and hybrid varieties of IFA) in affected states.

Third-generation nursery gets more plants off the bench with Empress® Intrinsic® brand fungicide

See how Weatherford Farms got more plants off the bench with Empress Intrinsic brand fungicide, which protected their poinsettia crop.

Orkestra™ Intrinsic® brand fungicide
performed beautifully for The Jungle Nursery

With its two modes of action, Orkestra Intrinsic brand fungicide delivered fast and long-acting disease control that rescued his crop. “We’re seeing great results again,” said Sandy. “Orkestra [Intrinsic brand fungicide] has given me the assurance that I can continue to grow Sansevieria.”

BASF-Sponsored Podcasts and Webinars

Hear the latest in the nursery and ornamentals research, education and recommendations from university and industry experts.

Sponsored by BASF and moderated by Chris Beytes, editor, GrowerTalks.

See the science inside

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Watch the video and travel inside the molecule of our newest active ingredient, fluxapyroxad, which helps power Orkestra Intrinsic® brand fungicide. Used in mid-production, Orkestra Intrinsic brand fungicide provides fast and long-acting disease control plus plant health benefits. Add this exciting innovation to the disease-resistance management program for your nursery or greenhouse.

Sultan miticide

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Ornamental growers now have a different mode of action for outstanding mite control. Watch this brief video to learn how Sultan™ miticide – with active ingredient cyflumetofen – offers growers a powerful, targeted and novel tool needed to control mites quickly as part of a chemical or Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach.


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