BASF will acquire Becker Underwood, which provides technology that treats biological seeds, for $1.02 billion.

Ames, Iowa-based Becker Underwood also provides biological crop protection, turf, horticulture, animal-nutrition and landscape products. Becker Underwood is currently owned by private equity firm Norwest Equity Partners.

Subscribe Now

Complete access to real-time information and analysis of news and trends in the industry.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.