TITLE

Keep it clean

AUTHOR(S)
R.W.G.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Oct96, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents tips on keeping bird feeding stations clean. Use of water mixed with chlorine bleach; Composting of husks and dropped seeds.
ACCESSION #
9611200582

 

Related Articles

  • Bird feeder tip. Hoffman, Joan C. // Countryside & Small Stock Journal;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p34 

    Presents `Armor All,' a protectorant which protects and renews the plastic-like container which holds the seeds in a bird feeder. How it works.

  • THE BACKYARD. COOK, KEVIN J. // Bird Watcher's Digest;Jan/Feb2011, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p74 

    An answer is offered to a question on whether the Clorox will seep into the wood and cause harm if used for cleaning three feeders made from logs for suet and peanut butter.

  • Feeders Are the Stage for Hummingbird Shows. Rose, B. J. // Town Square;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p56 

    The article offers tips on how to attract hummingbirds. It suggests using red color for the feeders of hummingbirds. It recommends the use of artificial nectar to save money in feeding the birds. The author also indicates the need to keep the containers clean and the solution fresh to prevent...

  • Bird feeders for the window. Kimber, R. // Country Journal;Jan/Feb92, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p66 

    Discusses various types of window bird feeders that are available. Classic wooden tray; Clear plastic feeder that sticks to a window with suction cups such as those made by Aspects Inc.; `Window box' feeders including the Viewmaster.

  • Peanut butter for the birds. Centrone, Rosie; Cote, Barbara // Child Life;Jan/Feb95, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p34 

    Presents a procedure for making a feeder for birds for the winter season.

  • Soda bottle birdfeeder.  // Garbage;Oct/Nov92, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p61 

    Reports on beverage-container bird-feeders. Cheaper; Assembly.

  • Squirrelproof birdseed. McCausland, Jim; Lorton, Steven R. // Sunset;Dec95, Vol. 195 Issue 6, p44 

    Presents a pepper-treated bird food mix packaged to disallow squirrels stealing the feeds from birds especially during the winter season. Contact information; Pricing; Bird feeds mixture availability.

  • How to make birds love your orange juice.  // Hopscotch;Oct/Nov95, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p22 

    Presents directions for making a birdfeeder out of an orange juice carton. Materials needed; Tips on where to hang the feeder.

  • Wild birds in winter. Grossman, Ellie // Newsweek;12/23/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 26, p18 

    Opinion. Presents the author's commentary on her bird feeders. Her purchase of the bird feeders; The growing popularity of her feeders among different varieties of birds; Author's maternal feelings toward the birds; Why the author decided not to take down the feeders.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics