Fava Beans

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Faba - Culinary Uses
... Broad beans are eaten while still young and tender, enabling harvesting to begin as early as the middle of spring for plants started under glass or overwintered in a protected location, but even the main crop sown in ... Horse beans, left to mature fully, are usually harvested in the late autumn ... Broad beans were one of the main foods in old Mediterranean Civilization above all for Old Romans and old Greek ...
Ditylenchus Dipsaci - Hosts and Symptoms
... Major damage occurs in garlic, onion, carrot, fava beans, alfalfa, oats, and strawberry ... In fava beans, Vicia faba, symptoms of infection include reddish-brown stem lesions that can turn black in color ... Young bean pods are dark-brown in color ...

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    When my hoe tinkled against the stones, that music echoed to the woods and the sky, and was an accompaniment to my labor which yielded an instant and immeasurable crop. It was no longer beans that I hoed, nor I that hoed beans; and I remembered with as much pity as pride, if I remembered at all, my acquaintances who had gone to the city to attend the oratorios.
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