Growing Broad Beans, also Fava bean

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18 Jul 10 Roger (Australia - cool/mountain climate)
This is my first time growing beans, my plants look healthy but I have more then one stem on each plant should these be cut off to concentrate on one stronger plant?
18 Jul 10 Liz (New Zealand - temperate climate)
Roger, we just leave all the stems and although they tend to flop around a bit, they all produce plenty of beans.
24 Jul 10 Roger (Australia - cool/mountain climate)
Thanks Liz will take your advice.
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