Magpies Safeguarding Vineyards from Grape-Eating Birds

Scientists at Charles Stuart University in Australia have devised an environmentally friendly alternative to keep bird pests off vineyard grapes: magpies! Across Victoria, several wineries have installed wooden perches that by design will attract magpies and other aggressive birds (like falcons) to scare off smaller birds. Read more about this fantastic idea that will benefit both grape growers and hungry birds.

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