SEED

SEED 2017-10-23T14:45:28+00:00

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
    • Offer D.F. soybean seed
    • Offer Partners Brand corn seed
    • Offer Blue River organic seed
    • Offer Dairyland seed
    • Competitive seed pricing for cover crops, wheat and alfalfa

CONTACT US

(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 $1.35/bushel
1528 LS 2.8 Great yield potential $1.35/bushel
1326 2.6 North or south $1.35/bushel
1715 1.6 Clear hilum, cyst $1.35/bushel
1717 1.7 Clear hilum, cyst $1.35/bushel
1719 1.9 Big bean with cyst $1.35/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.

Non-GMO Soybean Plot Results 2017

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 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

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MSU crop performance reports