Tag: bird control

Dr. Reid Ipser, Director of Technical Services, Nisus Corp.

Conduct surveys to determine a bird control strategy

March 10, 2019 By
Exotic bird pest species are associated with ectoparasites and numerous diseases. To establish a management protocol, it’s a good idea to conduct extensive surveys of population levels and location of problems. Remember, proper surveys can take several days, and some... Read more»
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Tips to close bird control deals

March 9, 2019 By
One of the biggest challenges in bird control is not doing the solution work, but how to close deals. Here are some tips: Listening is the top sales skill. Ask specifically why the problem needs to be solved, then listen... Read more»
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Jeff Watts, Bird Control Expert, Bird-B-Gone

3 steps for professional bird control

March 8, 2019 By
Understanding the nuances of bird control identification and installation is an essential component to proper execution of a bird job. To maintain a professional standard of bird work: Identify the bird species. Identify the bird behavior and location. Estimate the... Read more»
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3 tricks to make visual deterrents more effective for bird control

March 7, 2019 By
Many customers attempt to solve bird problems themselves by purchasing a visual deterrent, such as a plastic owl. But visual deterrents are only successful when the fear created overcomes the attraction of food, water or shelter at the site. Help... Read more»
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Educate customers on threat of birds

February 27, 2019 By
Successful nuisance bird control involves addressing the issue quickly; however, many customers seem to delay because they don’t see birds as a threat. Read more»
Noel McCarthy, VP Advertising, Noble Pine Products Co.

Resolutions for common bird control issues

February 26, 2019 By
Here are some practice-proven approaches to help you resolve the more common issues you may encounter. Read more»
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Bird control is IPM

February 25, 2019 By
Bird control is the ultimate exercise in integrated pest management Read more»
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4 tips to build your bird business

December 16, 2018 By
Winter is coming — and with it comes large infestations of starlings and other migrating flocks of birds. These large infestations can leave entire industries reeling from sudden influxes of disease-carrying pests, and create a lot of opportunity for you... Read more»
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A different take on bird control

September 6, 2018 By
Trash-collecting birds are part of the answer for cleaning up cigarette butts at an amusement park in France. Read more»
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Don’t dismiss drones for pest control

June 28, 2018 By
It may only be a matter of time before drones land on the top of PMPs list of time-saving equipment. Read more»
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