Can we quit the large birds taking our wild bird food?
Sure we can!
It is an issue encountered by lots of families, that the huge varieties of birds take control of the feeding terminal, spread out the bird seed over the location and also scare off the smaller sized wild birds from the bird feeding terminal. In our yard, we have an issue this year with Crows, we have actually never ever had Crows in our yard to this degree, yet this year they have actually signed up with the Timber Pigeons and also Magpies to try to damage our calm conjunction with the bird life. Our sight, like many individuals is that they are all birds– also the loud Starlings! therefore we continue feeding them. Some individuals are afflicted with high numbers of huge wild birds and also actually can not take any type of much more from them, so what can be done?
A lot of the bigger birds can not stick on a feeder perch, (some can turn the feeder and also clean the seed holds true) so making use of tube feeders for the little birds is a great concept, after that you can utilize a ground feeder cover for the ground feeding birds, there are numerous offered.
An additional option is to feed the bigger birds their very own food in one more location far from the wild bird feeding terminal– Huge Bird Food is developed for this objective, simply utilize a ground tray to feed from, yet just placed sufficient out for eventually at once or you will certainly motivate rats during the night time. The exact same concept looks for Squirrels, if you wish to, you can feed them their very own Squirrel mix from a Squirrel feeder.