TAG : birdseed

Backyard Buffet

Photo by Edward S EpiscopoThe best way to provide food for wildlife is to preserve and restore the local native plant communities that have supported them for thousands of years. However, you can use feeders to supplement the natural food typically provided through native plants. Maintaining ...

Grow Your Own Birdseed

Q: Over the winter I started feeding the birds for the first time and found I really enjoyed seeing them at the feeder. What can I do to make my yard more attractive to the birds? Can I grow my own seed to feed them?A: Let’s start with the second question, and as a point of reference, my ...

Mother Earth Gardener

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