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Post  camprn on 1/17/2012, 8:52 pm

Very inexpensive bean seeds Wink

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Post  Red-Leg on 1/17/2012, 9:01 pm

Pretty neat!

They really need to either monitor or turn off comments though. Shocked

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Post  camprn on 1/17/2012, 9:06 pm

@Red-Leg wrote:Pretty neat!

They really need to either monitor or turn off comments though. Shocked
LOL, yeah I noticed Rolling Eyes Very Happy

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Post  RoOsTeR on 1/17/2012, 9:23 pm

That mix actually looks like one of the sprout mixes I have been using Very Happy They are fantastic!



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Post  walshevak on 1/17/2012, 10:43 pm

And they really do make great soup.

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Post  llama momma on 1/18/2012, 6:18 am

This is a great picture bursting with nutrition, fantastic!

nKedrOoStEr wrote:That mix actually looks like one of the sprout mixes I have been using Very Happy They are fantastic!




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Post  RoOsTeR on 1/18/2012, 9:15 am

They are great! I want to find the bean mix camp posted. Those look and sound fantastic! Very Happy

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Post  EatYourVeggies on 1/18/2012, 4:09 pm

Wow, Shocked am I ever jealous. That is such a great looking garden camprn and thanks for sharing your truly inspirational pictures. Question: In the first pic, the one of the boxes where you're removing the grass, what sized lumber did you use? It appears to be 2"x10" or maybe 2"x12"

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Post  camprn on 1/18/2012, 7:35 pm

nKedrOoStEr wrote:They are great! I want to find the bean mix camp posted. Those look and sound fantastic! Very Happy
Very Happy
You should be able to find those bags of dried beans at your local
grocery store. Maybe in the soup aisle or the ethnic food area.

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Post  camprn on 1/18/2012, 7:39 pm

@EatYourVeggies wrote:Wow, Shocked am I ever jealous. That is such a great looking garden camprn and thanks for sharing your truly inspirational pictures. Question: In the first pic, the one of the boxes where you're removing the grass, what sized lumber did you use? It appears to be 2"x10" or maybe 2"x12"
2x8x8' pine planks (cut in half to make the 4x4 boxes). And thanks for the compliment! What a Face

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Post  RoOsTeR on 1/18/2012, 8:18 pm

Camp, your link is broken Sad I can't remember the name of the beans to find them or a new link Razz

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Re: Very inexpensive bean seeds

Post  LittleGardener on 1/18/2012, 8:28 pm

nKedrOoStEr wrote:Camp, your link is broken Sad
I can't remember the name of the beans to find them or a new link Razz
http://www.hurstbeans.com/products/22/vegetarian-15-bean-soup%C2%AE Very Happy


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Post  camprn on 1/18/2012, 8:34 pm

nKedrOoStEr wrote:Camp, your link is broken Sad I can't remember the name of the beans to find them or a new link Razz
ACK! that domain name expired today, well, jeeze, that figgers. Shocked
So any way, you can probably find them in your grocery store.
http://www.hurstbeans.com/products


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Post  RoOsTeR on 1/18/2012, 8:40 pm

hungry thank you!

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Post  LittleGardener on 1/18/2012, 8:57 pm

Thanks for starting this thread. - Also if you just want to grow a select few of your favorite Smile varieties: http://www.hurstbeans.com/products/23/hurst%27s%C2%AE-brand-dry-beans
ooh,
before you start growing, on these blistery-winter days, enjoy these: http://hurstbeanblog.com/ - Yummy! Very Happy

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Post  RoOsTeR on 2/5/2012, 9:22 am

Camp, look what my wife got me last night!! WOOOHOOO


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Post  camprn on 2/5/2012, 9:24 am

cheers Hooray! Now the question is are you going to eat them or plant them? lol!

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Post  RoOsTeR on 2/5/2012, 9:30 am

All the above Razz

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Post  sfg4uKim on 2/5/2012, 1:13 pm

Talk about a huge DUH! moment. I've got a bag of 15 Bean in the pantry and NEVER thought about growing them.

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Post  RoOsTeR on 2/5/2012, 1:25 pm

I've put about 3 Tbs in a jar to see how they do sprouting Very Happy

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