Tag: Kirsten Bett

Pulse School: Bean Breeding in Western Canada

Common beans, or dry beans, are native to South and Central America, but research efforts have been successful in providing varieties suitable for Canadian climates. A remarkably fruitful opportunity¬†for growers, as North Americans tend to consume¬†dry beans more than any other pulse. Research is ongoing, as we learned at the 2014 Select Grower Field Tour… Read more »