Growing Green Beans, Wax Beans and More

All about snap beans, including which varieties to plant, tips for how to grow, harvest, and store beans, and three recipes.



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Colorful, nutritious beans can be spiced up, served cold, or cooked Italian-style.
PHOTO: AL CLAYTON
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Growing two types of beans in your garden yields more colorful dishes in your kitchen.
AL CLAYTON
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MOTHER employees Joy Layne, Debbie Hudson and Brenda Robinson utilize their lunch hour to dry old-fashioned "leather britches."
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