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Am finding tiny beans dropped or knocked off ? Have put up tin foil cases to scare off birds ? Still happening ? Any ideas

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  • purplerallimpurplerallim LincolnshirePosts: 4,418
    Are they well watered, they need plenty. You could give them a boost with tomato feed in the water.
  • Thanks for your thoughts , yes well watered and fed . I suspect goldfinches may be the culprits 😁
  • LynLyn DevonPosts: 20,596
    I find that the ones at the bottom, the first formed often drop off, they will come though. 
    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • Thanks Lynn , I’ll keep an eye .
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