It’s time to put away the Halloween decorations and pull out the Thanksgiving ones! We are two weeks away from Thanksgiving and couldn’t be more excited to stuff our faces with turkey, stuffing and pumpkin pie. Here are three away to jazz up your Thanksgiving decorations that will keep the birds at bay.
- 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.
- 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.