Blueberries are not an easy crop to grow, and birds love to snack on them. Now that spring is here and blueberry season is approaching, it’s important to protect blueberry crops from birds. Follow these tips for blueberry bush bird protection:
Cherry trees are often planted not just for fruit, but for the blossoms they grow. Cherries have a variety of uses – from snacking to baking to making into jam. Cherries can be expensive at the grocery store, and planting a tree or two in the backyard can help save money on this versatile fruit. Follow these tips to care of cherry trees at home or on large acres of land.
Summer is already here and so are the birds! These little animals can be attractive, but they can also bring contamination to your business. Birds carry over 60 transmissible diseases and can be easily spread through other animals or even humans. Food facilities are constantly affected by pest birds and trying to keep up with health codes. Follow these helpful tips to keep birds away from food facilities this summer.
Birds – Canadian Geese especially – can be a nuisance on the golf course. Canadian Geese get in the way of golfing and are known to be aggressive and territorial, especially when they are nesting. They cause physical damages on the golf course and their droppings can spread bacteria like E. coli and listeria to other animals or golfers. See what you can do to help get rid of birds on golf courses!
As the weather begins to get warmer and everyone begins to purchase hanging baskets for the home, birds start crafting their own homes in those very baskets. Hanging baskets provide shade and security and serve as a convenient location for birds to nest. Once a bird nests in a hanging basket, it’s tough to get rid of them until the egg hatches and their babies fly away. To bird proof from nesting in hanging baskets altogether, try these preventative tips for bird control.
The springtime is full of new life and regrowth, especially in the form of garden planting and crop harvesting. Unfortunately, spring garden planting is extremely enticing to pest birds and other animals that are in search of a reliable food source after a long winter. Read on to learn how you can protect seeds and buds from birds this spring!
Buying fruit from the grocery store can be expensive! Berries can be especially expensive because they have a quick expiration date and require extra care so they do not get damaged. Growing your own berries is easier than you think and can save you money in the long run. These tips for how to grow berries can help you make the most of your own personal berry garden.
Nothing beats waking up on a sunny spring morning to the sound of birds chirping in the distance. But there is one bird in particular that can give everyone a headache: crows! Crows are intelligent and mischievous birds that can create a nuisance on your property, home or in your garden. Check out our suggestions for keeping your crops, yard and property safe from these bothersome birds!
Geese can cause many problems in the areas where they nest, including defacing property, attacking guests or visitors and contaminating lawns and ponds with droppings. Your goose problem can be made exponentially worse once the birds have created nests and hatched their young, which is why prevention is key. Keep reading to learn effective tips on how to prevent geese from nesting on your property this spring!