Monsanto introduces new green bean variety

04/01/2014 10:21:00 AM
Vicky Boyd

Sybaris green beanCourtesy SeminisMonsanto's Seminis vegetable seed division has introduced Sybaris, a medium-sized green bean for the commercial market.

The plant typically sets pods high off the soil surface, according to a news release.

The deep green pods average 5.6 inches long with an approximate sieve size distribution of 100.

The variety has a 56-day relative maturity, high resistance to bean common mosaic virus and intermediate resistance to rust.

It can go to the fresh market or to processing.



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anonymous    
April, 03, 2014 at 11:19 AM

Why are you sponsoring Monsanto?! I know you only care about $ but Monsanto isn't good for anybody but themselves. Are you a Monsanto subsidiary?!

    
April, 06, 2014 at 04:12 PM

this is a news site...

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