AmeriSeed variety 01054 is an upright medium profile variety which has a scattered pod set with most pods held high and can be direct harvested. Its seed size and appearance are similar to Norstar. NA 01054 has demonstrated excellent canning characteristics.
Assuming a 330 lb./AC yield increase over Norstar, this variety can potentially increase your profit $52/AC on $16/cwt. beans minus the difference in seed cost/AC. This can calculate out to an approximate $7,200 increased profit over Norstar on one quarter section field.
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