Grow your own protein! Vegetarian and omnivore gardeners alike benefit from beans in the garden. Not only do they produce yummy pods, they also fix nitrogen levels in the soil, creating a more fertile garden for all diets. A bean can be many things: eaten fresh or stored dry, vining or bush habit. Choose the best bean for you!
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