Bill's food for garden birds, which one's your birds' favourite?
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If you feed the birds, Grey Squirrels are probably the bane of your life. They will not only steal all the food, they will probably destroy expensive bird feeders, many of which may claim to be "squirrel resistant". Very few are!
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Welcome to my bird food YouTube page and the home of #AskBillOddie, a place to find out all you need to know about feeding the birds
It is an old question, but it still gets asked: ‘When should I feed the birds?’ The answer is “always”. ‘Even in summer?’ Especially in summer.
The birds you see in your garden during the winter months may well remain much the same selection until late February or early March, although they will...
Putting up nest boxes in or around your garden has to be a good idea, both for the birds and for yourself.
Males sing to proclaim their territory –announcing to other males that “this is my patch” – and also to attract a mate.
I have to admit there have been occasions when we have run out of Muesli that I have seriously considered plundering my stash of Haith’s wholesome seed mixes and trying it for breakfast.
I am sure we all consider it a privilege and a pleasure when we put food out in the garden and are able to watch the birds arrive, sample the wares and then become ‘regulars’.