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Blueberry Farm Uses Lasers to Scare Off Hungry Birds

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But no one really knows how lasers affect bird vision

Last summer, a blueberry farm in Oregon was desperate to solve its bird problem. The year before, the farm had lost more blueberries to hungry birds than in any previous growing season, with robins and starlings devouring 25 percent of its crop.

At the start of this year’s growing season, the 168-acre farm installed six Agrilaser Autonomics—which are automated laser guns mounte…
IEEE Spectrum Green Tech

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