harvesting spring beans
Spring beans can be a good low-cost break crop to grow and to get maximum returns growers need to aim for the human consumption market. David Jones reports. The bean area is expected to edge up slightly this season despite current low prices, helped by good demand from a range of markets. Andrew Bury, UK pulse trade at Frontier, expects the bean harvest could be as high as 600,000t in 2016 after 560,000t last summer. “There is strong demand for […]