Achieving a high yield for spring beans requires good plant nutrition, attention to detail and patience, according to a North Yorkshire grower who’s closing in on the holy grail yield of 10t/ha. Richard Wainwright, who farms a few miles south of the North York Moors near Oswaldkirk, tells Farmers Weekly that spring beans are one of the most profitable break crops grown on the farm. Growing the variety Fanfare, his crop yield last season came in at 6.81t/ha. While this […]