Just before the rains start, select and prepare your fields and buy inputs for the season.
Non-climbing or bush varieties do well in lowlands.
Climbing beans grow well in highland areas such as Kabale, Kisoro and Mbale.
Always buy certified seeds from a known agro-dealer. Certified seeds:
There are new bean varieties, rich in Iron and Zinc, which help fight malnutrition especially among children and women.
These fast maturing beans have the ability to beat bad weather changes such as drought and diseases.
Climbing beans yield two to three times higher than non-climbing beans. This is because when well supported, climbing beans bear more pods per plant.