Trapping Starlings

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Earl Medcalf, Dec 20, 2016.

  1. Earl Medcalf

    Earl Medcalf Out Of The Brooder

    A bout 200 starlings are eating a lot of my feed placed out for the chickens. They even try to get into storage area. The crap in everything like water containers and feed containers. A hawk comes in multiple times a day even catches one every now again but that is not working well enough. I want to try to trap them to see if I can put a dent in their numbers. Some roost in barn but must roosting someplace else.


    Shooting takes to much time. No poisons to be used on my place.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Google 'starling trap plans'.
     

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