Type: Green bean Length: 5.1 inches Sieve size: 80% Disease Package: High resistance to bean common mosaic virus (BCMV), halo blight 1,2 (Psp), and Anthracnose 55 (Cl) Days to Maturity: 56 Region: Northeast and Southeast Other: ‘Affirmed’ was previously trialed under precommercial designation SV0579GG. It is less prone to lodging and performs best in cool, wet seasons or on high fertility soils. Pods are longer, straighter, and better quality compared to leading competitive varieties. The plant sets well and is up off the ground. ‘Affirmed’ offers high yield potential.