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Make Your Own Bird Feeder

DIY Birdfeeder

Attracting birds to your garden is a good way to keep away harmful insects. A good project for pre-school and elementary school students is to make your own bird feeder. Its so simple…

1) Recycle toilet paper rolls or paper towel rolls
2) Smear on peanut butter generously
3) Roll it in bird seed and press bird seed into peanut butter
4) Place tube on sturdy branch

Photo courtesy of Annie Moffatt, The Moffat Girls
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Today’s gardeners borrow from yesterday

This is brilliant!

"bird" scarecrow

Birds a problem in the garden? Make a bird “scarecrow” with feathers and a potato; hang it in the garden. RENEE BONNAFON / rbonnafon@sacbee.com

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