The Northarvest Bean Growers Association and North-Central Bean Dealers Association are seeing success with their new Midwest Dry Bean Coalition. “It was formed to try to sell more beans all over the United States and the world,” reports Eric Jorgenson, president, Northarvest. Jorgenson cites a recent USDA Section 32 food assistance purchase. “We hope that we can get more sales like that; that’s a big help, especially, when we have a surplus of dry beans.”
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