Attract Birds

    About Painted Buntings

    Learn about Painted Buntings!

    Painted Buntings have amazing colors–like a rainbow or a brightly colored crayon drawing of a bird. Believe it or not, Painted Buntings make their home right here in the U.S.! They can be found throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi during the summer, reaching into northeastern Mexico. Once it’s time to migrate, Painted Buntings fly through Mexico and Florida to spend the winter in Central America and the southern part of Florida. A determined bird, the Painted Bunting has…

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  • Learn more about the Indigo Bunting!
    Attract Birds

    About Indigo Buntings

    We’ve recently been asked how you can attract Indigo Buntings to your yard. Our Facebook fan Valorie asked the following question, since Indigo Buntings are new to her backyard: We’ve had 3 of these beauties in…

  • Protect the bluebird's nesting habitat by offering bluebird houses, safe from predators.
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    Houses for Bluebird Trails

    Easy to Clean, Tried-and-True Bluebird Houses for Bluebird Trails Protect Nesting Bluebirds from Invasive Cavity Nesters with the Gilwood House’s Smaller Nesting Cavity, a Tried-and-True Bluebird House Design Originally Created by Field Expert Steve Gilbertson CONCORD,…

  • The Watch Tower protects bluebirds with a wide entrance, proven to deter invasive cavity nesters.
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    Start a Bluebird Trail

    “Nesting boxes are everywhere. Really, there are too many. But they are for bluebirds, and there can never be too many bluebirds.” — Shirl Brunell, I Hear Bluebirds CONCORD, N.H. — One person can make a…

  • Learn why ladybugs are a treasure to have in your backyard!
    Quick Facts

    A Gardener’s Best Friends

    Ladybugs are found around the world, in nursery rhymes, folklore, toys, art and windowsills. They’re considered to be good luck charms, and gardeners know just how lucky they can be! Female ladybugs lay tiny eggs on…

  • Grackles are beautiful nuisances. Learn how to keep them off your bird feeders here.
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    Learn About Grackles

    You can’t deny that grackles are pretty birds, with their purplish blue iridescence and bright yellow eyes.  They are the largest of our native blackbirds, about the size of a Mourning Dove or Blue Jay. They eat just…

  • Feed more birds with our Grandview Feeding Station.
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    National Bird Feeding Month

    Offer Birds Fresh Water in a Heated Bath for Drinking and Preening to Keep Their Feathers Clean and Support Birds’ Fast Metabolisms with High-Energy Seed and Suet in Cold Weather Concord, NH — 02/24/2016 –National Bird…

  • Read about this eagle scout's project creating an Eastern Bluebird trail!
    Habitat

    Eagle Scout Project

    A few months ago we were contacted by an amazing young man with a well-developed plan for an Eagle Scout Project. We were delighted by the opportunity to participate in his project, and we hope you’ll enjoy…