Forth Farms: Story County, IA
Farmers feed the world. Mark Mickelsen always keeps that in mind as Mickelsen Farms works to provide higher quality, more affordable food.
New Year 2018

Whether you're at the office, in the field or on the go, you'll always have access to herbicide application resources at

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Join the #MonarchChallenge in an effort to establish and protect monarch habitats! By signing up, you could receive milkweed seedlings to plant along the monarc...h migration path.

If you already signed up for the 2018 #MonarchChallenge, thank you! However, we ask you to sign up again, due to minor updates in our rules and regulations for this year’s challenge.

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The best part about #Plant18? All that potential.

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New herbicides require updated application methods, and our Engenia Herbicide On Target Application Academy features the latest practices.

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Are we really losing an hour if we're that much closer to #Plant18?

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Happy International Women’s Day to the strongest women we know, women in ag! We salute you for your tireless work in and out of the field. Thank you for paving the way for the next generation of female farmers. #internationalwomensday

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Do you always re-evaluate the older practices in your operation? You should. Growers Dale & Ethan Zoerb bring new innovations to their south central Nebraska operation each year because they know no two seasons are the same.

Welcome to the 2018 BASF Innovations in the Field. This yearlong program is designed to showcase four progressive farmers and their use of technology and agronomic practices to enhance their return on investment and profit potential. Check back each week for new blogs and videos from the farmers as....

Data is only as good as what you can do with it, so BASF is turning numbers into results, like picking the right herbicide for your expected rainfall.

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The journey from sprouts to spuds is just around the corner. Get excited for #Plant18.

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Join us in congratulating this year’s commodity scholarship winners at Commodity Classic.

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DTN/The Progressive Farmer was live.

Ready for 2018? We are checking in on Central Nebraska Farmer Ethan Zoerb at #Classic18

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Farm Progress Daily was live — with BASF Crop Protection.

We are talking herbicide activation with BASF Crop Protection at Commodity Classic Live. New tools and tech. #farm

There are over 70 types of native milkweed in the U.S. Find out which type you should plant to help the monarch population at BASF booth 1509. BASF’s Laura Vance is at Commodity Classic sharing helpful advice for planting and maintaining milkweed plants.

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A researcher, grower and BASF Value Chain Specialist walk into @Angel-Stadium-of-Anaheim. There's no punchline. Just a lot of great information about insecticides.

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Weeds, diseases and insects are changing. Stop by BASF booth 1509 at Commodity Classic and check out our live presentations to help keep your operation moving forward.

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