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Some Crops Aren't Worth A Hill Of Beans

It took me several years to get a single bean plant to grow in my garden. To my delight last year not just one plant grew, but an entire garden of them sprouted, flourished and produced beans for months. 194 more words

Living Day To Day

Pintos, orcas and tigers - oh my!

No I’m not adding to my home menagerie, these are all varieties of dried beans I volunteered to help harvest on the weekend (I’ve already harvested most of my own bean crop).  632 more words

Food

Full o’ beans

The bean mountain started modestly enough. It was just the surplus from the summer crops that Mark didn’t want to waste a few years ago. Dried beans had not featured large in our diet. 911 more words

Tikorangi: The Jury Garden

Kwintus Bean: The 'Kwintussential' Bean

I should be so lucky that my worst problem this week was fearing that my burgeoning Kwintus beans in the Three Sisters garden were flat. Ye gads!  180 more words

Growing Vegetables