Sick of going on a wild goose chase every time these large, invasive birds come to town? Geese have a reputation for being noisy, messy and oftentimes aggressive. And, because they can adapt to almost any place that offers grass,…
Many people take notice to the unusual quietness of their barn during the winter months. This is often because they’re used to seeing blue barn swallows nesting and thriving on their property during the summer. Without their loud chirping and messy droppings, you may forget about the problems these pest birds can cause on your property. So where do all the barn swallows go during the winter?
Sunflowers are known for their beauty and bright appearances they bring to our gardens, but annoying birds see sunflowers as a source of food. There are great ways to secure your sunflowers from those troublesome birds you find around your sunflowers.
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.
- Make it flashy
- Mix up locations
- Change the style
Scarecrows were once the go-to solution to protect crops from birds. Today their name is synonymous with farms and gardens. With scarecrows being an age old bird control method, the question is, do they really work? The answer is, yes, if you’re willing to devote hours of time and effort weekly.