Sowpeas in awell-drainedarea as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring. Seed thickly in a10 cmband spacing seeds about 2.5 cm apart and 1.5-2.5 cm deep. Do not thin as peas like company. Bacterial inoculant will increase yields. Tall varieties will need twine or mesh to support them.Providepea brush (twiggy branches stuck in the soil) for shorter varieties to climb on for easier picking. Pick often tokeep productiveand try not to eat them all while picking. Peas are at their sweetest in cool weather sospringand fall crops are possible.Sowfall crops about 2 months before first fall frost.