I kept reassuring Carol this year that we would get plenty of beans, and for once I was right. I am presently sick of breaking beans. I break them in real time and I break them in my dreams. We have them by the bushel. All of a sudden the vines just exploded. Unlike Russ’s situation, we have had plenty of rain all along, so the sudden bean deluge is even greater than Beth’s. A couple of the poles are breaking over in fact, and there is no way we will ever use even half the crop…. Read the rest over at Gene’s blog, and find out more peculiarities of his growing season.
|Gene Logsdon is the author of, most recently, Holy Shit: Managing Manure to Save Mankind|