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Pole Beans Versus Bush Beans

Pole Beans Versus Bush Beans

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Am I starting them too early? Watering them too much? Too little? Not performing the right Voo-Doo ritual standing naked over them during a full moon? Because if that's what it takes, I assure you, I've done far more for much less.

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Veggies in July

Veggies in July

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It's nearly the end of July and the vegetable garden is only just starting to bear fruit.

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Video: The Three Sisters Garden

Video: The Three Sisters Garden

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Garden by companion planting what the Iroquois valued as the sustainers of life: beans, corn, and squash. Watch the video and learn how to plant them in a raised bed.

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How to Grow Fine, Tender Filet Beans

How to Grow Fine, Tender Filet Beans

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Regular watering, frequent picking, and the right varieties yield a connoisseur's harvest.

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Three Garden Structures You Can Build

Three Garden Structures You Can Build

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Lashed poles, hoops,l and sticks give vining beans and tomatoes handsome support. These structures, from the gardens of historic Old Salem, a Moravian village in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, are a useful addition to your veggie garden.

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The Starter Garden

The Starter Garden

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Leaf lettuce, green beans, tomatoes, cucumbers, and zucchini are good choices for a first garden.

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Pasta with Summer Vegetables and Lemon Basil

Pasta with Summer Vegetables and Lemon Basil

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This dish is the perfect summer supper: simple, quick, easy, and light.

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Plant Some Runner Beans

Plant Some Runner Beans

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"Scarlet ladies" are delightful to look at and delicious to eat.

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Baked Runner Beans with Lemon and Rosemary

Baked Runner Beans with Lemon and Rosemary

Baked beans aren't quite the same when you use runner beans.

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Green Bean and Cherry Tomato Salad

Green Bean and Cherry Tomato Salad

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A cumin and yogurt dressing give some zip to this summer salad.

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Lamb and Fava Pod Sauce

Lamb and Fava Pod Sauce

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This Middle-Eastern dish is good served over rice or couscous.

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Fava Beans with Pancetta

Fava Beans with Pancetta

Fava Beans with Pancetta is a quick sauté that exemplifies the best of italian cooking.

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Savory Beans

Savory Beans

A hearty side dish featuring winter savory, tomatoes, and cannellini or haricot beans.

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With Fava Beans, to Peel or Not to Peel Is the Question

With Fava Beans, to Peel or Not to Peel Is the Question

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Fava lovers debate whether removing the skins improves flavor and texture. Try them both ways and decide for yourself.

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How to Grow Favas, the Cool-Season Bean

How to Grow Favas, the Cool-Season Bean

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This meaty, Old World legume is long on flavor.

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Tuscan Bean Salad

Tuscan Bean Salad

White kidney beans are dressed with olive oil, vinegar, sage, and garlic.

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Summer Vegetables Stewed in Their Own Juices

Summer Vegetables Stewed in Their Own Juices

Carrots, new potatoes, beans, tomatoes, bell pepper, and summer squash enliven this dish with their various colors and flavors.

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Black Bean and Basmati Rice Salad

Black Bean and Basmati Rice Salad

A colorful, "confetti" salad mixed with an orange-jalapeño vinaigrette.

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Pickled Green Beans

Pickled Green Beans

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Green beans are pickled along with red chiles, peppercorns, and dill.

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Lemony Grilled Tuna and Arugula Salad

Lemony Grilled Tuna and Arugula Salad

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This composed salad makes a satisfying meal.

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