field bean

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Related to field bean: Vicia faba, fava bean, Runner beans
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Synonyms for field bean

Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodder

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Field bean is susceptible to a variety of diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, viruses and nematodes.
1997) described that level of disease on wheat was low in wheat and field bean intercropping when bean density was increased.
2001) reported similar results in forage peas and field beans.
Field beans include kidney beans, navy beans, pinto beans, black beans, cranberry beans, and great northern beans.
This study, concerning the effect of intercropping sweetpotato with various field bean population densities, clearly shows the advantages of intercropping on the Oxisol soils of Swaziland.
In 1994, the patent says, field beans that were yellow in color were discovered in a package of dry edible beans purchased in Mexico and brought to the United States.
com/reports/c84280) has announced the addition of "Grain and Field Bean Wholesalers in the US" to their offering.
Genotypic and phenotypic variances and correlations in field bean (Vicia faba L.
Keywords: Weed density, weed suppression, soil temperature, field bean, ecological characteristics.
Potentials of field bean and other food legumes in Latin America.
Edje and Burris, 1971; TeKrony and Egli, 1977; Johnson and Wax, 1978; Yaklich and Kulik, 1979, Szczepanska-Kolasinska, 1982) and field bean (Vicia faba L.
The pollination requirements of the field bean (Vicia faba).
Factors affecting the proportion of cross-bred and selfed seed obtained from field bean (Vicia faba L.
Pollination is not just important for the food we eat, it's vital for the foraging crops, such as field beans and clover, used to feed the livestock we depend on for meat.