1. 2019-10-18 Originating in Central and South America, post-Columbian Spaniards introduced P. lunatus to Asia via the Philippines, and its voyage to Africa was a direct result of the transatlantic slave trade. As much of the export of P. lunatus originated from ports in Peru’s capital, it adopted the common...
  2. The objectives of this workshop are twofold: to identify the problems and constraints to bean production in Eastern Africa; and to formulate a positive action program at national, regional and international levels for solving the problems identified.
  3. 1978-01-01 Papers presented in the 1st International Symposium on Developing the Potentials of the Winged Bean. One outcome of the symposium was the discovery that the great potential offered by this plant seems to be matched only by the complex problems, biology-or market-related, associated with its...
  4. Legumes belong to the family Leguminosae. In the tropics, they are the next important food crop after cereals (37). They are sources of low-cost dietary vegetable proteins and minerals when compared with animal products such as meat, fish and egg (8). Indigenous legumes therefore are an important...
  5. 1995-03-19 Tepary beans are a very drought resistant bean.
  6. 1995-03-19 Some causes of bean blossom drop.
  7. 1996-04-19 Home grown beans produce less gas.
  8. 2003-10-20 The seven-year lima is also called Madagascar Bean, Painted Lady or Tropical Lima.
  9. AccessAgriculture Training Video Bean leaves are rich in proteins and vitamins. To have them available during the dry season, you can dry and store them.
  10. 2017-10-31 Common beans are an important source of food and income for farmers and families. By improving your bean planting and cultivation practices you can have more beans to eat and sell. This animation shows you steps you can take to improve your bean production. This is a variant version focusing on...