In a single word: choice.

That's the Legend Advantage for you. Legend Seeds tests their own varieties and as an independent seed company we have access to all the trait platforms in the marketplace today. If we had to add a second word, it would be: simple. You get all the choices you need with consistent, high yields and we keep things simple for you by having everything you need in one place.

Soybean Numbering System

Defensive Trait Key
0 = Offensive yield potential
1 = Soybean Aphid Tolerance
2 = Brown Stem Rot Resistance (BSR)
3 = Sclerotina White Mold Resistance (SWM)
4 = Sudden Death Syndrome Tolerance (SDS)
5 = Iron Deficiency Chlorosis Tolerance (IDC)
6 = Major Phytophthora Root Rot Gene (PRR)

Tech Key
GENRR2Y = Genuity Roundup Ready 2 Yield Soybeans
XTEND = Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans
LL/LLN = LibertyLink Soybeans
HP = High Protein Soybeans

Legend soybean yields were some of the best on my farm even during tough conditions!

Tim Wipf
Leola, SD

Characteristics & Ratings

No-till, Sandy Loam, Silt Loam, Heavy Clay:
HR = Highly Recommended
R = Recommended
NR = Not Recommended

Plant Type:
B = Bush
SB = Semi-Bush
U = Upright

Protein & Oil:
AA = Above Average
A = Average
BA = Below Average

Brown Stem Rot, Soybean Cyst:
MR = Moderate Resistance
R = Resistance
MS = Moderate Susceptibility
S = Susceptible

Plant Height:
T = Tall
MT = Medium-Tall
M = Medium
MS = Medium-Short
S = Short

Rating Scale:
1 = Poor
5 = Average
10 = Superior

"I've planted Legend Seeds soybeans for 10 years now and I haven't found any other soybean that's as consistent and high yielding"

Neil Spaid
Blunt, SD


Maturity Range

Min: Max:



Product Trait Maturity IDC White Mold Drought
Lodging Emergence Shattering Plant Type


Seeds containing the Genuity Roundup Ready 2 Yield or the Roundup Ready 2 Xtend traits can only be used to plant a single commercial crop. It is unlawful to save and replant Genuity Roundup Ready 2 Yield or Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybeans. Additional information and limitations on the use of these products are provided in the Monsanto Technology Stewardship Agreement, the Monsanto Technology Use Guide, and 2016 Technology Use Guide Addendum to include Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans. U.S. patents for Monsanto technologies can be found at the following webpage: