New guide - Attracting Birds of Prey for Rodent Control

Rodents are an increasing problem in fields and pastures. Birds of prey play a vital part in integrated pest management of rodent pests. The new OSU Extension publication Living on The Land — Attracting Birds of Prey for Rodent Control succinctly describes the value to farmers and ranchers of attracting barn owls and American kestrels for rodent control, and ways to help build up local populations of these birds.