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SEED DIVISION

ZFS’ specialty soybean program is dedicated to supplying you with value-added products. We are a full-service seed supplier and:

  • Offer ZFSelect® specialty soybean seeds
  • Process ZFSelect and D.F. Seeds
  • Offer D.F. GMO soyebean seed
  • Offer Partners Brand corn seed
  • Offer Blue River Hybrids organic corn and soybean seed
  • Competitive seed pricing for corn, wheat and alfalfa
  • Process special orders

Non-GMO Premiums for 2017 Crop

  • Regular non-GMO soybeans — $1.25/bushel
  • Low Sat non-GMO soybeans — $1.50/bushel

CONTACT THE BEAN TEAM

(800) 748-0595 • (616) 772-9042
Fax: (616) 748-1878
zfselect@zfsinc.com
 

 

Brett Pyper - Seed Sales

 

ZFSelect 2017 Soybean Seed Varieties

ZFSelect premium soybean varieties provide an opportunity for additional value to a producer’s soybean crop.  Tested at every stage in production to ensure industry standards for purity, these soybean varieties are chosen to perform in Michigan’s varied environments and soils.  By being industry connected, accessing outstanding genetics, and being vigilant on our evaluations, ZFSelect will continue to give producers excellent processor approved options.

ZFSelect Variety Relative Maturity Benefit 2017 Premium
1420 LS 2.2 Yield stability $1.40/bushel
1528 LS 2.8 Great yield potential $1/40/bushel
1326 2.6 North or south $1.25/bushel
1414 1.4 Great new bean $1.25/bushel

Partners Brand 2017 Corn Seed Varieties

Parners Brand offers hybrids with yield.  It is yield achieved by a family owned business who believes in developing genetics with options.  Whether it is in a non-GMO or a fully traited hybrid, there is a performer for any field.  With a line of high oil hybrids for feed needs or the new line up of Classics, these undeniably good genetics are ones to try – try a few, stay current, and possibly improve.

Click on a seed variety for more information

NON-GMO TRAITED HYBRIDS HIGH OIL NON-GMO CLASSIC
Seed Variety Maturity
(Days)
Seed Variety Maturity
(Days)
Seed Variety Maturity
(Days)
Seed Variety Maturity
(Days)
PB 5630 86 PB 4833 78 PB 7230 102 CL520 82
PB 6003 90 PB 5030 80 PB 7630 106 CL640 94
PB 6255 92 PB 5203  82 PB 5630 86 CL780 108
PB 6358 93 PB 5630 90 PB 7830 108 CL800 110
PB 6474 94 PB 6003 92 PB 7826 108 CL820 112
PB 6753 97 PB 6255 107 CL821 112
PB 6981 99 PB 6753 109
PB 7047 100 PB 6981 111
PB 7147 101 PB 7230 111
PB 7221 102 PB 7472 112
PB 7362 103 PB 7672  112
PB 7472 104  PB 7714  107
PB 7494 104  PB 7830  108
PB 7513 105  PB 7962  109
PB 7672 106 PB 8030 110
PB 7714 107 PB 8132 111
PB 7962 109 PB 8232 112
PB 8082 110
PB 8180  111
PB 8155  111
PB 8180 111
PB 8232 112

Non-GMO Soybean Plot Results 2016

MSU Saginaw test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 75.2 bu
ZFSelect 1528LS – 70.5 bu
ZFSelect 1420LS – 74.8 bu
ZFSelect 1414 – 59.6 bu
Plot average – 70.7 bu

MSU Ing. (central) plot 

ZFSelect 1326 – 76.3 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 74.2 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 74.2 bu
ZFSelect 1414 – 62.8 bu
Plot average – 72.2 bu


MSU Ing. (south) test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 78 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 71.8 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 79.5 bu
Plot average – 75.7 bu


MSU Sanilac test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 70.1 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 75.8 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS –  70.2 bu
ZFSelect 1414 – 55.9 bu
Plot average – 73.2 bu

MSU Lenawee test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 68.9 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 74.0 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 67.3 bu
Plot average – 68.7 bu


MSU South plot 

ZFSelect 1326 – 78.3 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 77.7 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 74.6 bu
Plot average – 75.0 bu

 

MSU Central test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 69.3 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 70.4 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 65.3 bu
ZFSelect 1414 – 54.5 bu
Plot average – 67.8 bu

MSU T.A.R.E. plot 

ZFSelect 1326 – 64.0 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 65.9 bu
ZFSelect 1414- 62.9 bu
Plot average – 60.0 bu

MSU Hillsdale test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 81.1 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 80.4 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 73.3 bu
Plot average – 75.7 bu


MSU Allegan test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 58.2 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 58.6 bu
ZFSelect 1414 – 43.0 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 48.5 bu
Plot average – 61.8 bu


MSU St. Joseph test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 85.1 bu
ZFSelect 1528 LS – 84.5 bu
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 78.2 bu
Plot average – 81.7 bu

 

 

Click here for the 2016
MSU crop performance reports