There are some symptoms of bald head bean disease. This disease is also known as snake head. It is the result of physical damage or cracking and it happen when the seeds are handled while harvesting, planting, or even cleaning. Bean seeds that have a lower moisture content are more prone to mechanical injury. Another factor that contributes is dry soil. The plants show damage at the point of growth. There is a way to prevent them.
- Baldhead bean disease occurs when the bean seeds are damaged during handling.
- Damaged seeds will sprout, but the baldhead bean disease will be apparent when the seedlings start to grow.
- Baldhead bean disease doesn’t usually affect an entire crop, so no need to panic.
“Don’t let the thought of baldhead of beans discourage you from growing bean plants.”