Nuisance birds can quickly damage your crops, instantly diminishing your profits. Luckily, there are many ways you can incorporate bird deterrent tactics into the day to day nurturing of your crops. Here are a few ways you can fend of pests and protect your crops from birds.
Fall is upon us and between the apple orchards, Halloween parties and trick-or-treating, you’ve probably got a busy season ahead of you. But, with the changing colors come some new guests. You’ve probably heard the familiar call of crows around the yard. These medium sized intelligent birds can become a bit of a nuisance while they’re foraging around for food. Here are a few tips for keeping those hungry crows away from your Halloween guests.
- Protect during growth
- Allow for full ripening
- Preserve from pest birds
Fall is upon us, which means it’s almost time to harvest your pumpkins and gourds. Preparing your gourds and pumpkins for harvest takes time and commitment. Harvesting too early results in underdeveloped gourds. Harvesting too late could mean rotten produce or run ins with frost. Below are a few tips to ensure a bountiful harvest this season.
Dairy Barns can be a bird magnet if the right precautions aren’t taken. If bird issues go unaddressed, it can lead to more expensive problems. Here are some actions you can take if troublesome birds are lurking around or have begun to nest in your dairy barn.
- Refrain From Having a Source of Food Around
- Do Not Make it Convenient for Living
- Engage in Scare Tactics
An invasion of geese can be an issue businesses have to face. Once geese find a spot they like, they may stick around. If this is a problem on your property, you shouldn’t ignore it because it may get worse or even get out of control. Geese can be very aggressive and territorial, especially during mating season. They can also leave behind quite a mess. Here are some tactics we suggest you try to get rid of your unwanted feathered friends.