Why Do Beans Give You Flatulence?

Answer Of all the flatulence-producing foodstuffs, such as lentils, cabbage, cauliflower, garlic, turnips, radishes and sweet potatoes, easily the most notorious is the humble bean. Indeed, it is even imm... Read More »

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Should I give bush beans and sugar peas a stick to climb up?

The weight of the pods often pull beans and pea vines to the ground where fungus and pest can get to them. Especially if you get a lot of pods which is what we all want. Even on bush beans and pea... Read More »

Black Beans Red Beans Or Lima Beans Which do you like better?

Hmm .. I guess black beans. One of my friends made an amazing south beach diet soup with black beans and it was very good.

Pinto beans, chick peas, green beans, and fresh cut salsa?

Look for dried pintos and chick peas (aka garbanzo beans) where other dried foods are in the supermarket. Fresh green beans are in the produce section. Some supermarkets have fresh salsa in the d... Read More »

How much cooked beans does one pound of dried kidney beans make?

Cooking 1 lb. of dry kidney beans delivers approximately 5 to 6 cups of beans. The most efficient method of cooking kidney beans is to soak them overnight in a bowl of water and cook the next day f... Read More »