Learn why safflower is the secret weapon at my bird feeders!
After writing last week about how the tray feeder would be my choice if I could just one type of feeder, my mind naturally asked myself what type of seed I would choose if I could have just one. The answer to that question… Continue Reading “If I had to Pick One: Black Oil Sunflower Seeds”
Before we get to the birds, a little housekeeping. I’m no longer calling these weekly updates “Feeder Dumps.” Unfortunately, WordPress and my budget are limiting me to 13GB of storage space which is filling up fast. This means I’ll need to pump the brakes… Continue Reading “Feeder Update #5: New Feeder, New Bird”
This week, learn more about the Eastern Bluebird!
Photo Dump for 3/19/2021, featuring what I am calling The Disaster
The Kansas wind destroyed my bird feeders!
Why does the Great Plains Bird Man like birds so much anyway?
For the very first Bird of the Week, I am starting with my very favorite visitor to my feeder: the Black-Capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus). I love chickadees because they are so full of personality. There are several different species of chickadee all over North… Continue Reading “Bird of the Week #1: Black-Capped Chickadee”
These pictures were taken on March 2nd and March 3rd of 2021. The species represented are the Northern Cardinal, Black-capped Chickadee, Pine Siskin, House Finch, American Goldfinch, European Starling, Eastern Bluebird, Dark-eyed Junco and the Mourning Dove.