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Avian pest control is good for nature

Posted: May 10, 2014 at 2:37 a.m.

Birds are the Godzillas of your garden. At least that's how an inchworm sees a sparrow as she swoops down to gobble it up and then feed her nestlings. We just don't think of songbirds as predators, yet they are indeed ferocious insect eaters. The more birds hanging around the yard, the fewer bugs you'll see. There is no better way to ensure your organic garden is pest-free than to make your yard irresistible to all our feathered friends.

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