Many believe that birds only benefit from feeders during certain times of the year. However, birds actually have a year-round need for reliable, steady food sources. Here's what food types you should feed during each of the four seasons and how these options will help backyard birds.
Migrating birds need abundant sources of food and water to boost their energy as they make their lengthy flights. Here are some tips on how to make your yard more appealing and helpful to migrating birds, including what to offer in your feeders.
Suet for birds is easy with these DOs and DON'Ts. These tips will help you learn how to attract more backyard birds with suet.
The Birding Effect is the impact birds have on our everyday lives that we don’t even realize—everything from the coffee you drink to the ways birds help in food production and disease and insect control. Take a closer look at the many benefits of birds in our daily lives!
These 10 great bird feeding foods attract a wide variety of birds to your backyard.
Because many birds will be frequenting your feeders, they may bring with them germs that could potentially make other birds become sick. However, these diseases can easily be prevented from regularly cleaning your feeders.
Learn to squirrel proof your feeder while still feeding the birds! Squirrels can really take the fun out of bird feeding. They are so clever and relentless and sometimes it seems that they’re smarter than most other animals.
Birdscaped backyards provide birds with bird feeders and seed-producing plants for food, native plants for hiding and nesting, and water sources for drinking and bathing. Try birdscaping with these 10 tips for attracting more birds!