Should I Make My Bean Seeds Wet Before Planting?

Bean seeds should not be wet before planting. Bean seeds crack if the moisture content is too high inside the seed, which stops germination. Do not soak the bean seeds; instead, water the seeds after planting.

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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.