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  • Vineyard bird control without netting - is it possible
    December 19, 2019 Maintrac Group

    Vineyard bird control without netting - is it possible

    Do you net your vineyard? Is it worth the time, cost and inconvenience? Are there alternatives that can be used effectively?These are compelling questions.Most winegrowers use bird netting of some form, simply because they need to or because it has been...

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  • Drones for bird control - how it works
    December 17, 2019 Maintrac Group

    Drones for bird control - how it works

    Drones or UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles), once a futuristic idea, are now part of everyday life changing the way things are done in many industries. But what about drones for bird control in crops, orchards and vineyards? Are they effective,...

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  • Technology is changing bird control
    December 10, 2019 Maintrac Group

    Technology is changing bird control

    Technology is powerful and cost effective. 'Moores Law" a theory put forward in the 1970s, stated that the power of computer processors would double every 2 years, whilst halving in cost. In the main this has proved to be true,...

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  • Introducing Birdzout Bioacoustics
    December 5, 2019 Maintrac Group

    Introducing Birdzout Bioacoustics

    Bird distress and alarm calls, along with predator and man-made harassment sounds, are well known bird deterrents. Birdzout Bioacoustic units build on the success of the past, combined with advances in technology, to create bird sound deterrents that are far...

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