Need to know what to do with that new bird feeder you just received? Follow these guidelines to keep your neighborhood birds interested and healthy.
To attract the right birds for your area, it's important to understand the type of feeder you have. Take a look at the box your feeder came in and match the correct type of seed, whether it be thistle, sunflower seeds, or peanuts to it for best results.
Feeder placement is also a critical aspect of successful bird stewardship. When placing a new feeder it's not unusual for birds to take up to two weeks to locate it. If you are having problems getting birds to your existing feeder and keeping them coming, consider the following common issues: