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
  • Competitive seed pricing for corn, wheat and alfalfa
  • Process special orders

Non-GMO Premiums for 2016 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
 
Ben Glass

ZFSelect 2016 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 2016 Premium
1527 NA 2.5   White mold king $1.50/bushel
1530 LS 3.0  Stable yield $1.50/bushel
1420 LS 2.2 Yield stability $1.50/bushel
1528 LS 2.8 Great yield potential $1/50/bushel
1326 2.6 North or south $1.25/bushel
1414 1.4 Great new bean $1.25/bushel
1527 A 2.7 Aphid resistant $1.25/bushel

Partners Brand 2016 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 78 PB 4833 78 PB 7230 102 CL520 82
PB 6003 80 PB 5030 80 PB 7630 106 CL640 94
PB 6255 82 PB 5203  82 PB 7826 108 CL780 108
PB 6358 86 PB 7714 107 PB 7830 108 CL800 110
PB 6474 90 PB 8132 111  PB 8030  110 CL820 112
PB 6753 92 PB 8146 111 CL821 112
PB 6981 93 PB 8203 112
PB 7047 94 PB 8232  112
PB 7147 97
PB 7221 99
PB 7362 100
PB 7472 101
PB 7494 102
PB 7513 103
PB 7672 103
PB 7714 104
PB 7962 104
PB 8082 105
PB 8155 106
PB 8180  109
PB 8232 109
PB 8155  111
PB 8180 111
PB 8232 112

Non-GMO Soybean Plot Results 2015

MSU Saginaw test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 75.5 bushels
ZFSelect 1414 – 57.5 bushels
ZFSelect 1420LS – 68.7 bushles
ZFSelect 251LS – 59.1 bushels

Plot average – 69.5 bushels

MSU Central plot averages

ZFSelect 1326 – 69.2 bushels
ZFSelect 1414 – 59.7 bushels
ZFSelect 1420LS – 64.9 bushles
ZFSelect 251LS – 60.8 bushels

Plot average – 65.8 bushels

MSU Ingham (south) test plot

ZFSelect 1528LS – 78.6 bushels
ZFSelect 1326 – 86.7 bushels
ZFSelect 1527NA – 78.6 bushels
ZFSelect 1530LS – 70.4 bushels

Plot average – 75.7 bushels

MSU Sanilac test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 47.8 bushels
ZFSelect 1414 – 53.9 bushels
ZFSelect 1420LS –  56.0 bushels
ZFSelect 251LS – 60.2 bushels

Plot average – 53.8 bushels

MSU Lenawee test plot

ZFSelect 1528LS – 78.4 bushels
ZFSelect 1326 – 69.1 bushels
ZFSelect 1527NA – 75.4 bushles
ZFSelect 1530LS – 67.5 bushels

Plot average – 70.6 bushels

MSU South plot averages

ZFSelect 1528LS – 75.6 bushles
ZFSelect 1326 – 74.5 bushels
ZFSelect 1527NA – 72.3 bushels
ZFSelect 1530LS – 65.3 bushels

Plot average – 70.7 bushels

MSU Ingham (central) test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 87.2 bushels
ZFSelect 1414 – 71.0 bushels
ZFSelect 1420LS – 79.9 bushels
ZFSelect 251LS – 76.2 bushels

Plot average – 78.1 bushels

MSU T.A.R.E. plot averages

ZFSelect 1420LS – 62.4 bushels
ZFSelect 1326 – 58.7 bushels
ZFSelect 1414- 60.0 bushels
ZFSelect 251LS – 56.6 bushels

Plot average – 60.0 bushels

MSU Hillsdale test plot

ZFSelect 1528LS – 61.4 bushels
ZFSelect 1326 – 60.5 bushels
ZFSelect 1527NA – 57.5 bushels
ZFSelect 1530LS – 51.0 bushels

Plot average – 56.0 bushels

MSU Allegan test plot

ZFSelect 1326 – 66.4 bushels
ZFSelect 1414 – 56.4 bushels
ZFSelect 1420 LS – 55.0 bushels
ZFSelect 251 LS – 47.8 bushels

Plot average – 61.8 bushels

MSU St. Joseph test plot

ZFSelect 1528LS – 84.1 bushels
ZFSelect 1326 – 81.6 bushels
ZFSelect 1527NA – 77.6 bushels
ZFSelect 1530LS – 72.4 bushels

Plot average – 76.7 bushels

Click here for the 2015
MSU crop performance reports