Login with Facebook
Forgot Password

cardinal food

Posted by sheena.raprager | January 28, 2013 4:42pm | Viewed 1786 times | 10 replies | Last replied by vinsaAmild on 14 days ago

Anyone know a good home-made recipe for cardinal food?
I have a nesting pair in my neighborhood and I would like to make sure they stick around :) 


JayinTO

January 28, 2013 4:57pm

They are not too complicated. Put a feeder 5-6 feet off the ground and fill it with black oil sunflowers.

Make sure they have access to water year round (especially in the cold winter months).


valerie.parton

January 28, 2013 5:19pm

I get tons of Cardinals at my house (I live next to a wild life refuge though) but JayinTO is right, I buy the cheapest bag of bird food I can find, then buy a bag of black oil sunflower seeds and mix them together. The other day I had 5 males and 4 females out there. They seem to love the seeds.


JayinTO

January 28, 2013 5:27pm

I skip the cheap stuff, most of is stuff like red milo that no one likes! Except for the mice!


rainboworganics

January 29, 2013 7:52pm

We have a pair of cardinals that visit our feeders ...we pamper them with mix of nuts and seeds dried fruit - ( no milo no millet ) they enjoy these seeds - also -- we grade some homemade suet ( organic ) and place it in a container inside the platform feeder - they also enjoy the heated bird bath - ( wish we could find a solar bird bath fountain ...)

Good luck !


valerie.parton

February 04, 2013 7:27pm

Oh, the cheap bag I buy is a mix of nuts, seeds and corn, it's a chunky mix, no red milo or millet, just bigger seeds.


dextermom34

February 08, 2013 02:18am

Love the mix bag and I found that Pet smart has the mix bag for 10 dollers and it will go along ways.I have all kinds of birds.Cardinal,blue jays, 5 differant woodpeckers,chickadees and the list goes on.Look at the forum of Keep squirrels out and you can se how I built it cheap.I love love my birds :)


Abnoregoolley

May 24, 2020 06:24am

INDICATIONS. doxycycline cost uk Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; unusual hoarseness); bloody stools; chest pain; dark urine; decreased urination; fever, chills, or sore throat; moderate to severe sunburn; severe diarrhea; severe or persistent headache; stomach pain or cramps; throat irritation; trouble swallowing; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual joint pain; unusual tiredness; vaginal irritation or discharge; vision changes; yellowing of the skin or eyes. doxycycline 100 mg capsule price - doxycycline for sale


Embereesesk

May 25, 2020 03:27am

РЇ уже собирался дать команду, РЅРѕ РІРґСЂСѓРі заметил движение РЅР° краю поля. юнистрим денежные переводы, кредит сбербанка РЅР° специальных условиях. Тварь что вскрывала автобус была немного поменьше той что вчера решила разделиться РЅР° РґРІРµ РїРѕР


mashanAmild

June 21, 2020 1:06pm

victorinox

https://www.victorinox.market/product/GR1711131063


vinsaAmild

14 days ago



https://www.lukland.ru/catalog/hatches/hatchesfortile/format/m/variant/351

Log in or Sign up to take part in the forum
Shop Garden.com for Gifts for Dad