Tracy Wandling wrote:Yeah, that's a consideration. Perhaps I could pick an 'average' date - somewhere between early and late spring, and broadcast then. I'll still leave the corn and quinoa seeds out, and just plant them at the back separately. But I think I can still get the polyculture effect by broadcasting separately. When I plant the 'late spring' seeds, the first sown shouldn't be so big they'll shade out the others.
OR! I can split the area into two parts. In one I'll do early spring and then late spring sowings, and in the other I'll broadcast them all together. That way I'll know if one works better than the other, and can use that system next year! That seems reasonable.
Tracy Wandling wrote:Yes, for sure. As soon as I can get The Man to stop mowing under the trees, and let me plant some guilds. It's a process . . .