Worldwide fans of wine know California is famous for its wine grapes and vineyards. California grape growers, on the other hand, may not be so famous. But it is these farmers who work hard to let us enjoy the fruits of their labor. That is, when irritating birds aren’t making the job more difficult than it is already. Birds can cause crop losses that cost grape growers thousands of dollars and hours of labor with no return. Fortunately for grape growers, there are several methods for how to protect California grapes for human enjoyment.
Pesky birds enjoy fruit from your cherry trees just as much as you do – and eat them faster. Birds are especially drawn to those delicious cherry trees you’ve spent hours tending. If you own cherry trees, it is vital to maintain and protect them all season long. Not using bird control will result in destroyed crops and money losses. Birds can outsmart your tactics because they adapt after a period of time. You must alternate methods to keep the birds away for good.
Are woodpeckers taking over your home or wood cabin? The woodpecker is not only loud, but the holes created by pecking can also lead to an insect infestation. Woodpeckers are most active in the spring months, although they usually stay in the same location all year, so now is the time to gain control over this loud bird. Keep woodpeckers away from your home and other locations this season with these simple tips.
Grackles are considered by many bird watchers to be the bullies of the bird species. The big grackle birds appear black from a distance and travel in large packs, typically found feeding in agricultural fields or yards. Because the bird pecks for food, it can wreak havoc on your land.