Food for bird tables

It's best to provide food that can be scattered on the surface of the table.

Here's out essential guide to providing food on your bird table:

  • Seed mixesmealworms and peanuts are great choices as they can be scattered on the surface of the table
  • It's good to provide a mix of foods to attract a wide variety of birds to your garden
  • Make sure you sweep off the existing food before putting fresh food down
  • Don't put anything on your bird table that will roll off and fall on the floor
  • Don't be discouraged if some species of bird won't feed from your table, all birds have different feeding preferences
  • Be wary of putting scraps on a bird table, as these can harm garden birds. Read our guide on shop bought vs scraps
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