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How to keep birds from eating grass seed?
However, it means that you鈥檝e wasted all that time and money to sow new grass seeds. Instead, you should use one of these tips to prevent birds from eating the seeds. We recommend trying more than one method. For example, you may want to use mulch with fake decoys or noise repellents.
What is the best way to protect my lawn from birds?
Floating seed cover is fine and light and can lie directly on top of the seeds. Raise netting 2 or 3 inches above the new lawn with stakes to prevent birds from pecking through the holes.
When can I remove the bird protection from my grass seed?
After three or four weeks, when the grass is growing strongly, you can remove the bird protection. Simply covering up the grass seeds often prevents birds from eating them.
How do you keep birds from eating your mulch?
If your yard experiences heavy winds or your local birds are smart enough to scrape or peck a mulch aside, spread floating seed cover or netting. Floating seed cover is fine and light and can lie directly on top of the seeds.