FruitShield is the world's first biodegradable, non toxic bird
repellent registered for agriculture. Starlings, Blackbirds, Robins, Crows, Jays and other
birds are smart and stubborn. They love your fruit - fresh off the tree. They'll continue
to eat the "fruits of your labor," causing damage and low pack-out. Forget
plastic owls and loud banging machines: until FruitShield, nothing would persuade them to
Safe & Effective
Food-grade taste aversion agent made from bitter, smelly part of concord
grapes (active ingredient methyl anthranilate), renders fruit and foliage unpalatable to
EPA "reduced risk"
Developed with USDA assistance
FDA Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS)
Dilute 99:1, spray full-orchard application directly on dry fruit and
foliage to runoff. reapply weekly until one week before harvest.
Decrease depredation by birds
Increases fruit yield up to 37-45% (both size and quantity)
Reduces rain cracking on sweet cherries up to 40% (FruitShield is
And best of all: birds leave treated trees or bushes for the long-term, since they
can't habituate to the taste.