How to Grow Your Own Birdseed
Plant sunflowers and other native plants to attract more beautiful birds.
How to Clean Hummingbird Feeders
Backyard birdwatchers share their tried-and-true tips to keep sugar water safe for their favorite fliers. Learn how to clean hummingbird...
21 Simple Tips to Attract Winter Birds
Birds are even more beautiful in the midst of a few flurries. Here's how to attract them to your backyard!
Switch Up Your Bird Feeding Habits
Try something different in your backyard, and you'll be surprised what you see! Trade your bird feeding habits for something...
Feed Grape Jelly to Orioles and Tanagers
Go beyond birdseed and mix up your backyard menu with grape jelly. Fruit-eating birds like orioles, catbirds and tanagers love...
The Basics of Bird Beaks
No matter the challenge, birds have the perfect tools for the job, right in front of their noses.
Grow Sunflowers to Attract More Backyard Birds
Save money feeding birds by growing and harvesting sunflower seeds from your garden.
Bird Feeding Tips: Feeder Placement
While the type of feeder you select is important, where you put your feeders is also part of successful backyard...
Don’t Forget to Feed Our Native Sparrows
There are many native sparrows that you can attract to your backyard!
Top Songbirds in America
Bird songs are beautiful and melodic. Discover why you should be listening as well as looking for these musical types...
Bird Feeding Tips: Peanuts in the Shell vs. Shelled Peanuts
A commonly asked bird feeding question is what type of birds eat different types of peanuts.
Backyard Birding in Small Spaces
With a little planning and some bird feeding basics from our experts you can attract birds to backyard—no matter where...
Our Favorite Suet Feeders from Duncraft
If you're interesting in offering suet to attract more woodpeckers and other backyard birds, try one of these feeders from...
How to Make Birdseed Suet Cupcakes
Feed birds with this simple and fun homemade birdseed suet recipe. Learn how easy it is to make birdseed suet...
Seasonal Tips to Attract Birds
These simple seasonal tips will help you attract birds to your backyard.
Offer Safflower Seed at Bird Feeders to Deter Squirrels
Squirrels and bully birds may ignore safflower seed, but many beloved songbirds will still come to your feeders.
Mealworms for Bluebird: when, how & do it safety
I noted in my last blog article that “mealworms are the best food to feed bluebirds” according to the Michigan
Ask the Experts: Do Bluebirds Migrate in Winter?
What foods do bluebirds eat in cold weather during winter? Do all bluebirds migrate? Our bird experts answer your questions.
The 8 Best Feeding Tips for Fall Birds
Follow these simple tips to provide food sources for the hungry migrating fall birds that visit your backyard as the...