Bean Day production update -- Researchers at bean Day report good news on trials involving inoculation, root rot control, weed control and white mold screening.
Bean Day market outlook -- Experts offer ideas on how the navy market has changed, whether Mexico will import more U.S. pintos this year and what the U.S. has to do now to get Cuba to buy more dry beans.
Imports Soar -- The U.S. is the biggest importer of dry beans in the world. And last year, imports poured in from Canada, South America and even China.
Northern Rules -- Attention to detail keeps surprises at bay on the Dunnigan farm.
Export Outlook -- Conditions are ripe for strong exports. Africa's dry bean production is down and demand is strong.
$65 per cwt pintos -- The price of 20-pound bags of pinto beans in an Albuquerque, N.M. grocery store is eye-catching. But the processor says it's hard to get the quality needed for the market and the margins are tight.