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Feed the Feathered Winter Visitors

  Nyjer seed, also commonly known as thistle seed, is popular with many backyard bird species, particularly seed-eating birds and winter finches. Knowing which birds eat Nyjer can help birders choose the best birdseed and appropriate ...

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For the Birds: Heavy Duty Pole System

We have a new product that we couldn’t wait to tell you about! It’s a Birding Pole System! This pole is the heaviest duty American-made commercially available tubular bird feeder pole. It has a .060 wall thickness (16 gauge), and ...

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Sorry Squirrels: Birds Only Invited

If you love attracting birds to your yard, but are getting frustrated with those squirrely guests that keep feasting on the feed, we have a solution! The quick answer is to ramp up your birdseed Cajun style. That’s right: make the seed blend ...

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The Joy of Bird Feeding

                                            Why feed birds? It takes time, money, effort, and dedication to ...

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Attract Birds with Plants

  Plants Latin Name Benefits Trees Apple Malus spp. Fruit, insects; nesting cavities Ash Fraxinus spp. Seeds, insects; cover Birch Betula spp. Seeds, insects; cover Bottlebrush Callistemon ...

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For the Birds: Common Feeder Birds in Acadiana

Bird Feeder Foods Feeder Types Year-round     Blue Jay Black oil sunflower, hulled sunflower, striped sunflower, whole  peanuts, peanut hearts  safflower, millet Hopper, Tray, Whole peanut, Cylinder Brown-headed ...

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