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Wild Bird Seed

Birds
by SaijaM

Habitat for birds is always decreasing, and with it come some of their natural sources of food. Fortunately, in almost any supermarket you can find Wild Seed birds. But what kind should you buy? Do the Cardinals have the same Wild Seed Bird, nuthatches do? To answer these questions and give you some idea of what to buy, here’s a list of more affordable seeds and more common birds that eat them. Just remember that birds do not read these lists and have learned to adapt. In some areas, some of these birds may have learned to eat or not there are some seeds on this list, but for the most part, they will be. In addition, this list is not exhaustive one for bird species that will eat any seeds.

Sunflower is available in 2 versions: black oil and striped...

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Will a Seed Only Diet Provide Birds with all Essential Nutrients?

Will a Seed Only Diet Provide Birds with all Essential Nutrients?

Will a Seed Only Diet Provide Birds with all Essential Nutrients?

Will a Seed Only Diet Provide Birds with all Essential Nutrients?

Will a Seed Only Diet Provide Birds with all Essential Nutrients? Feeding birds the right foods is important for their health. When feeding birds, you should realize that they have differing dietary needs and hence you need to put a variety of food types in the bird tables you put out for the birds in the backyard. Even for seed eating birds, seeds alone will not provide a balanced diet for the birds. Even when you use various kinds of seeds the birds do not get the necessary vitamins and minerals that they need for optimal growth. Seeds are to birds what Candy is to your children...

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