I recen*ly plan*ed grass seed on*o bare soil. ** course, *he leaves began falling heavily wi*hin a couple ** days ** seeding. I have been ligh*ly raking and blowing *he majori*y ** *he leaves **f ** *he area bu* was wondering if i* is necessary or will *he new seeds sprou* regardless. I've found conflic*ing info suppor*ing bo*h sides elsewhere. Anyone know for sure??