Trying to be proactive on defending my precious berries (strawberries, raspberries, blueberries) that birds seem to love.
I heard a while back on NPR a story about a chicken farmer that was trying to do all kinds of things (unsuccessfully) to protect his birds from eagles. They had a follow up on it where someone suggested he try stringing fishing line above the chickens to deter the eagles and apparently it worked.
Search shows that people use it against deer with some success. Here is an article on how to use it against birds.
Anyone try this method before? Seems a lot easier than having to deal with netting.