Archive for the ‘Sunflowers’ Category

Keeping North Dakota Sunflower Harvests Safe From Invasive Birds

Posted by BirdGard on Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Sunflowers, gently swaying in the late summer breeze, their yellow petals visible from miles around, in North Dakota, this scene is a common one. As poetic as it seems, the reality is that these majestic acres of floral sunshine are at constant risk of damage by invasive birds. The higher the blooms climb toward the […]

How To Repel Invasive Birds From Washington Sunflower Harvests

Posted by BirdGard on Thursday, August 31, 2017

Washington state is gloriously diverse ecologically. From snow-peaked mountain ranges to a peninsula dotted with heavily forested islands, Washington is truly a multifarious land, and between vibrant metropolitan cities and rolling hillsides lay hundreds of acres of farmland. Washington is a fertile land, producing many crops for the nation. The farmers managing the vast farmlands […]

How Invasive Birds Can Impact Your Kansas Sunflower Harvest

Posted by BirdGard on Thursday, August 3, 2017

In the Midwestern land of Kansas, perhaps best known for tornadoes, rainbows and a simple farm girl named Dorothy, sunflower fields stretch as far as the eye can see. Each of those sunflower fields is at risk, not from the MGM version of twisters (though that is a concern!) but from any number of invasive […]

3 Tips For Blackbird Control in Sunflower Fields

Posted by BirdGard on Thursday, July 27, 2017

Sunflowers are particularly vulnerable to bird damage. Pest birds must be stopped from eating your crops so they don’t consume your profits. Blackbirds are known for causing severe damage to sunflower crops. If you’ve noticed these birds in your sunflower field it’s time to kick them out for good without spending all of your time […]

How To Protect Sunflowers From Pest Birds

Posted by BirdGard on Tuesday, July 25, 2017

When birds attack your crops, they attack your profits. When growing sunflowers your crops are particularly vulnerable to bird damage. To protect your sunflowers and sunflower seeds pest birds must be repelled as efficiently as possible. Bird Gard is specifically designed to repel pest birds away from sunflower fields. Using prerecorded sounds of predators and […]

Stop Birds From Feeding On Your Sunflower Seeds

Posted by BirdGard on Monday, July 17, 2017

With the harvest season on its way, it’s important for you to maximize your harvest by preventing pest birds from eating all your profits. Bird Gard electronic bird control will keep the pest birds away from your sunflower seed crop. Migrating flocks of blackbirds are the biggest causes of sunflower seed damage. Luckily you can stop birds from […]

Leading Contributions To Sunflower Damage In ND

Posted by BirdGard on Wednesday, July 12, 2017

With the harvest season on its way, it’s important for you to maximize your harvest by preventing pest birds from eating all your profits. Bird Gard electronic bird control will keep the pest birds away from your sunflower seed crop. Red-winged Blackbirds, Yellow-headed Blackbirds, and Common Grackles tend to cause the most damage to your crops, all birds […]

When Birds Are More Likely To Target Sunflowers

Posted by BirdGard on Wednesday, July 5, 2017

With the harvest season on its way, it’s important for you to maximize your harvest by preventing pest birds from eating all your profits. Bird Gard electronic bird control will keep the pest birds away from your sunflower seed crop. Red-winged blackbirds, grackles, starlings all target Sunflower crops. Knowing when they are most likely to target your field […]

Ways To Reduce Sunflower Bird Damage

Posted by BirdGard on Monday, July 3, 2017

With the harvest season on its way, it’s important for you to maximize your harvest by preventing pest birds from eating all your profits. Bird Gard electronic bird control will keep the pest birds away from your sunflower seed crop. Red-winged blackbirds, grackles, starlings all target Sunflower crops. Luckily there are a few things you can do to […]

Prevent Bird Damage to Sunflower Crops

Posted by BirdGard on Thursday, June 22, 2017

After sunflowers bloom, pest birds are attracted to the many seeds in the large inflorescence on a sunflower plant. According to National Sunflower Association, 75% of blackbird damage to sunflowers occurs two and a half weeks after petal drop. It should be noted that grackles and starlings are also pest birds that can cause damage […]