We are looking for some more local seed growers, growers intererested in taking part in our seed growing business should contact there field Marketer or contact Brian Meier at one of the following numbers, 507-532-3246 (Marshall), 507-629-3780 (Tracy), or 507-530-1888 (Cell). Growers do have an opportunity to earn $1.00 per bushel premium, so it is worth your time and effort to come on board with us.
Here is a summary of the results of the GEN III project from this last year that evaluated plant population, row widths, & hybrids.
The attached file contains the 2009 ESTIMATED soybean seeds per pound range by variety. This information is based on bin samples as of November 18th. I have also uploaded this file to SOAR21 in the Croplan soybean documentation folder.
Asgrow Seed - 2009 MN Soybean Product Placement Recommendations
Dekalb Corn - 2009 MN Corn Product Placement Recommendations
Marlin Pieske started working for CHS in 1993, that makes him a sixteen year veteran of our company. He can be found at our Marshall Seed Plant. Marlin is very knowledgeable on all aspects of our seed department. He is very instrumental in the planning and organizing of our seed departments in Marshall, Ruthton, and Tracy. You can find links to our seed products – Croplan – Asgrow/DeKalb – Mycogen – Northrup King – Syngenta.
If you have any questions or need help, you can contact Marlin at 1-507-532-3246 or toll free 1-800-327-6507 at the Marshall office.
Croplan - offers the latest and most complete line of conventional and biotechnology traits. It is the seed brand of choice.
Asgrow/DeKalb - The name says it all! There is a reason Asgrow gives consistently higher yields. We take the extra steps for genetic purity.
Mycogen - From top-performing seed to superior traits to proven crop protection products and everything in between, we’re committed to providing you with profitable crop production solutions. Science.Yield. Success. (tm)
Northrup King - More yield, better choices for the way you farm!
Syngenta - is a world-leading agribusiness committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology.