I get people asking me all the time what to plant on their properties. There are so many factors that come into play but the one thing I ask of people is to send me an aerial map. Aerial maps give me a feel for the lay of the land but they do not tell the big picture. Once I get on a person's property, I get a much better understanding of how a plan will come together. What is below my feet and before my eyes, begins the process of forming a plan for long term sustainability.
What seed should I plant on my property? This question we see posted all the time on social media. There is no way for anyone to honestly answer that simple question with any answer without follow up questions. That would be like asking what car should I buy. Let's explore this topic in more detail. Seed is only the start. Seed needs moisture, seed to soil contact and temperate and then it will germinate and begin to grow. Once that seed sprouts, it's job is done. It's job is