Beans, dry peas, lentils, and chickpeas - aka "pulses" are flying off the shelves as consumers brace for the worst - an extended quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to a NY Times article published Sunday, March 22nd, 2020, Americans are filling their pantries with long-lasting essentials, and pulses are high on the list. Read the rest of the article here.
According to NPR, here are the top food staples people to stock their pantry shelves. Read this March 16th article from their Coronavirus Crisis special series.