Beans are a certainly a warmer weather crop, and can’t really handle any frost nor cold soil / colder conditions.
Bean Picking Tips
There’s a few different ways to harvest beans, especially depending on which type. One method is weather you are picking them as tender or dry beans. Ensure to consult with your manager on the best technique to maximise productivity.
Things you’ll need when Bean picking
Work will be typically be in hot conditions so remember to stay cool and hydrated unless you’re working in a Greenhouse.
- Non slip sturdy footwear.
- Long Pants or Shorts
- Long-sleeved shirt
- Broad Brimmed Hat
Did you know?
Which food is very high in protein, has virtually 0 fat and has more fiber than most whole grain. You guessed it!
Pay Information for Bean Picking
Pay rates will differ from employer to employer, payment can be on an hourly, weekly or fortnightly basis. It is not uncommon for employers to also have a per piece pay agreement, pay will depend on how productive you are.