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Bird deterrents and bird scarers_275_389Bird scarers and deterrents are an essential tool to protect many crops from damage. 

However, if used thoughtlessly they can seriously disturb the public - and that could fuel the pressure for strict legal controls or a ban on their use.

The NFU reminds all members that just a few inconsiderate actions could threaten the ability of all growers to protect their crops in future.

Recent correspondence has suggested some areas of contention around bird scarers in some parts of the country.

Download a copy of the NFU Bird Scarers Code of Practice here