Grow Smart with BASF
By BASF Ag Products USA
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From the business and science of ag to the people of ag, from technology to trends, from coast to coast – the Grow Smart™ with BASF podcast covers it all. Listen in as host Willie Vogt interviews growers, researchers, educators and agronomists on the latest topics and stories. Always read and follow label directions. Grow Smart is a trademark of BASF. © 2018 BASF Corporation. All rights reserved.
||CleanOne state. 6,800 almond farms. 2.27 billion pounds of almonds.||Almond grower Christine Gemperle and Leigh Ann Harrison of BASF come out of their shells and talk about the 2.27 billion lb. almond crop in California.||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBASF broadens its portfolio with acquisitions from Bayer.||Big news in the ag business as Paul Rea, Senior Vice President of Agricultural Solutions at BASF, updates us on BASF’s acquisition of some assets from Bayer.||8/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe’re serving up an informative dish of potato talk.||Kasia Duellman of the University of Idaho and Curtis Rainbolt of BASF talk about the leading vegetable crop in the U.S., the humble, yet complex potato.||8/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTarget Spot: If you wait, is it too late? The experts weigh in.||Plant Pathology Professor Dr. Bob Kemerait and John Schultz of BASF discuss the disease that can cause big trouble in a hurry, and what you can do about it.||7/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEngenia® herbicide stewardship, part two: The word from the field.||A cotton grower in Texas and a soybean grower in Minnesota weigh in on how Engenia herbicide worked for them last year, and how they plan to use it this year.||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEngenia® herbicide stewardship, part one: Know before you go spray.||Chad Asmus, BASF Technical Marketing Manager, and Jeff Spencer, BASF Digital Farming Group Development Lead, give us the scoop on Engenia herbicide stewardship.||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRice news, weather talk and social media musing||Donnarie Hales, BASF Product Marketing Manager, discusses new rotation options for rice growers, her new gig, and the changing social media landscape.||4/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThis guy can grow just about anything…including chufa.||Cotton? Check. Corn and Soybeans? Sure. Peanuts and pumpkins? Yep. Wheat? Why not? Chufa? Of course. North Carolinian Donny Lassiter can grow it all.||12/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPaul Rea of BASF talks acquisitions, natural disasters, innovations– and the most unusual crop he’s seen||Paul Rea, BASF Senior Vice President for Crop Protection, North America, reviews 2017 and talks acquisitions, innovation, natural disasters, and the most unusual crop he’s ever seen.||11/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNobody talks and walks it like Twitter star, grain goddess and hot mess mom in ag Angie Setzer||She runs a grain trading operation, co-hosts the popular “Girls Talk Ag” podcast, wrangles a husband, a son and four dogs as a hot mess ag mom – and still has time to talk ag, and market grain. Buckle up for Angie Setzer.||11/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMeet the number-crunching wheat queen of the North||Up near the Canadian border, Betsy Jensen and her husband grow a variety of crops. But her heart is in wheat. And number crunching. And her table from the Minneapolis Grain Exchange.||10/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRob Sharkey Dishes Dirt Road Tour Dirt||Can Donnarie get ag podcast king Rob Sharkey to break down and reveal his softer side? Listen in as they recap their summer Dirt Road Tour.||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLet's Get Viticultured||Hand-harvesting a ton of grapes a day. Disease control. Heading off spontaneous fermentation. And a $500,000 bottle of wine. When it comes to growing grapes, Jason Yeager of Nine Wine Estates tells all.||9/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHemp Pioneer on the Prairie||From getting in on the forefront of growing hemp, to setting up an exporting business from scratch, to growing half of the U.S. supply of cranberry beans – it’s all in a day’s work for North Dakota grower, Chris Adams.||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWheat’s The Word||Bread, pasta, cookies, crackers, pizza – you can’t spell “wheat” without “eat.” We talk to Phil McLain, a North Carolina wheat grower who’s also the Board Chairman of the National Wheat Foundation.||7/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWe’re Nuts For Almonds||You say “almond,” she says “am-mend.” As Almond Girl Jenny, this hull-splitting, tree-shaking, fourth-generation nutty farm girl talks about the crop that’s our favorite go-to snack.||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYoung Farmer Fills Big Shoes||From on-farm research to breaking yield records, James Wray is following in big footsteps in a big way in Arkansas.||6/28/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRaising 5 Kids & Crops||Farmer dad Doug Luther of Nebraska talks row crops, carpet farming, sandblasted pickups, faith and wrangling 10,000 acres and five kids.||6/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCotton Farmer Outta Compton||Weeds, wine, sand-fighting season, turn row meltdowns – all part of Mike Lass’ story, from California to growing cotton in the South Plains of Texas.||6/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRockin' Ag Like a Mother||Ag moms rock! Hear how Meredith Bernard went from corporate to cattle. She's at her happiest balancing family and farming.||5/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Fun and informative!
This podcast is one of my new favorites! Donnarie keeps her conversations both fun and informative. And her participant games at the end are the best. A "must subscribe!" 😁
Great podcast with a combination of knowledge and stories.