Beans start producing harvestable bean pods in 57 to 65 days. Bush beans, which grow upright without support, are ready in 57 to 58 days. Pole beans, which need a support system, take 65 days to form bean pods.
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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.