I love the tack Dennis Pollack took on this headline for an article about the great flavor of this year’s stone fruit crop: Birds Give Tree Fruit High Marks. Perhaps he’s trying to reach the avian market. It surprises me a little bit, because their readership is generally limited to what’s on the bottom of the cage.
From the article:
"Birds know the difference," said Gordon Wiebe, a Reedley grower, explaining that he’s seeing more bird pecks in the fruit this year. "Last year the quality was down."