MFS-541 Soybean Variety Description

 

MFS-541 has purple flowers, gray pubescence, brown pods, yellow seed coats, and yellow hila.  Mean height is 32.4 inches.  It is a small seeded cultivar suitable for the manufacture of natto and is superior in yield and maturity to MS-591.  It is more stable for water absorption over environments, a trait valued by natto manufacturers.  It has acceptable quality characteristics and has stable performance for quality from year to year.  It is generally adapted to all areas in Virginia where soybeans are grown. Yields are less than standard cultivars, but premium prices are paid for natto soybeans.

 

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Essex Montague Farms, Inc., Center Cross 804-443-3536 C