beans

Can fava beans grow in Europe?

Can fava beans grow in Europe?

Traditionally, fava beans have been used to feed animals. But now, they are sought after for humans because they are rich in fibre and because their high protein content makes them a good alternative to…


What are consumer attitudes to faba beans?

What are consumer attitudes to faba beans?

Faba beans have a range of uses as a plant-based ingredient, including meat alternatives, flour and even chocolate. Faba beans also have strong health benefits, such as high protein, a well-balanced amino acid profile, and…




Could eating beans aid cancer prevention?

Could eating beans aid cancer prevention?

A study by the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has found that eating foods such as navy beans, which are rich in gut-supporting nutrients, fibre and amino acids, enhances the diversity of the…