Ionel Catanescu wrote:
Do you know of a way, at this scale, that i can establish a cover crop ?
It has to go thru all those roots forming a mat, to reach subsoil.
I thought of ploughing, rototilling, etc but i lack the machinery and considering the existing randomly distributed vegetation, the tractor guys are reluctant to break they're tynes.
Ionel Catanescu wrote:Bill, i know this year is somewhat lost ... it's ok.
I did use a grain (oats) this early spring but it did not work ... also used soy to the same effect ...
The seed has enough energy but the soil is pretty hard, even if wet during winter/spring so the seedling has a hard time getting it's root in the ground.
If not even comfrey could establish ...