Cleaning your bird feeders may be one of the most tedious things that come with trying to attract birds to your feeder. Luckily for you, we have several tips, tricks, and products that can turn this chore into a few simple steps that increase the amount of traffic your feeder will get from our healthy feathered friends.
We get it. We’re deep in the heart of the winter season, and your feathered friends have been flying by your same old empty feeder thinking, “Really!?”. With these simple winterization tips and tricks, those birdies will soon be singing a different tune, as your feeder will be transformed into a warm and safe paradise for the birds who stick around during this winter season.
It might start with a pole in the ground or maybe a suction cup to your kitchen window. However your “bird nerding” begins, we want to help you create the …
When you set your sights on a fluttering hummingbird, there’s no mistaking the rush of excitement you feel. Hummingbirds are incredibly unique birds that bring about child-like joy if you’re lucky enough to get a glance before they’re gone. While they aren’t the easiest birds to attract, there are a handful of proven measures you can take to attract hummingbirds to your yard.
How can you attract birds during the warmer months? Contrary to popular belief, Summer is one of the best times to feed our feathered friends! However, to be rewarded with …
To the “Average Joe”, birding and bird feeding may not be the most exciting activities, or the most interesting to learn about, but for all of us Bird Nerds what could be more exciting than the history of birding and bird feeding!?
The snow is melting, trees are budding and flowers are blooming. Now is the time to attract our feathered friends for the warmer months. Birds are in the stage of migrating back to the Midwest and scouting where to settle in for spring.
Bird feeding in the cold winter months is critical for the survival of non-migratory birds. Birds maintain very little body fat, keeping them in need of a consistent and large amount of calories to maintain body heat during the frigid temperature of winter.