Crop Damage to Cherries Caused by Birds Can Be Reduced

Mohan U
Cherries, along with other stone fruits – peaches, nectarines, apricots are some of the hardest-hit crops when it comes to crop damage caused by birds. Crop losses can reach $5000.00 to $1000.00 per acre. On a 250-acre orchard, growers can lose well over a million dollars annually.

Reducing Crop Damage to Blueberries from Birds

Mohan U
Birds can cause massive damage to Blueberries crops and the bird species involved varies widely depending on the area of the country. Starlings, Robins, Grackles, Cedar Wax Wings, Crows, Ravens, Blue Jays, Orioles, Brown Thrashers and even Gulls are all culprits when it comes to these sweet treats.

2016 AAAE Bird Strike Committee Meeting

Steve Rehberg
Last week was the 2016 AAAE Bird Strike Committee Meeting USA in Chicago. In attendance were airport management personnel, military, consultants and exhibitors, one being Flock Free at our first Bird Strike show. Snarge is the term used to describe the bird carnage left after a strike with a plane. I believe