Are pest birds making it almost impossible for you to yield any benefit from your wine grapes? Even losing a few of your grapes can lead to a rather large monetary loss. Don’t let those birds fly away with your profits. Here are a few strategies that will make growing wine grapes a seamless process.
Trick Without The Treat
Scary balloons (vinyl balls with menacing faces) are a very inexpensive and simple way to deter birds from specific areas. You can create your own menacing balloons out of mylon and some string. Attach these balloons to the strings and disperse them throughout your vineyard.
Make your grapes inaccessible. Proper netting can do wonders for preventing birds from snatching up your wine grapes. Most growers build a structure to help secure the net. This can be done by lining the perimeter of the vines with bamboo poles, fence posts or wired stakes.
Noise machines that create a specific sounds such as a hawk screech can deter pest birds from your wine grapes. You may need to routinely reposition this type of machine for optimum performance.
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Although each of the above solutions will help keep your bird problem under control for the time being, the only way to really keep them away for good is by investing in an effective bird repellent. EPA-registered and made up of all food-grade ingredients, Avian Control is non-toxic, non-lethal and will not alter the growth of your wine grapes in any way. Interested in learning more about growing wine grapes without having to worry about pest birds? Call 888.868.1982 to see how you can benefit from Avian Control.