Browsing Tag

hummingbirds

  • Learn how to make a brush pile for your birds.
    Habitat

    Help Birds with a Brush Pile

    Here are some tips for you when cleaning up your yard for the last time this fall. Leave a brush pile for your birds. Creating a pristine lawn with not a weed in sight doesn’t really…

  • Hummerbar Hummingbird Feeder, 4' at Duncraft.com
    Bird Feeding

    The “Superstar” Hummerbar

    What’s stopping you from attracting lots of hummingbirds to your yard? Not enough space to hang a handful of feeders? Sure, sometimes you only have room for one feeder. Not enough nectar? We get it. Consider…

  • Discover an all natural ant repellent to protect your feeders #41546.
    Solutions

    Nectar Fortress Ant Repellent

    Ants are everywhere. How do you keep them away from your nectar feeders? You could use ant moats, but one solution isn’t suitable for everyone. Use this gel stick to draw a line around your hummingbird feeder…

  • True story by Rick Garvia about feeding the birds.
    Bird Feeding

    A True Story by Rick Garvia

    Here’s something that may surprise you: Over fifty-five million Americans over the age of sixteen feed wild birds, and together they spend more than three billion dollars a year on bird food, and another eight-hundred million…

  • Discover the best gifts for attracting birds!

    Top 10 Bird Feeding Gifts

    What’s hot in the bird feeding world? The Four Flower Frolic. It’s the best hummingbird feeder available (and #4 on our list). Don’t guess which products the birds love, take it from someone who knows what they’re talking about. Here are the hottest bird feeding…

  • Solutions

    Stop Leaking Nectar

    Decorative, bottle-style nectar feeders are enchanting additions to our yards and gardens; many of them are truly works of art. Normally they work beautifully, but once in a while we’ll hear about problems with leaking. Besides…

  • American Goldfinch at dawn among flowers File Aug 17, 3 19 07 PM
    Bird Watching

    My Wildlife Garden

    Observing the activity of wildlife in my garden has become a favorite pastime of mine and provides constant pleasure and entertainment regardless of the season. Writing about it inspires special memories! On Mother’s Day last May…

  • Attract birds and visit Duncraft.com
    Tips

    12 Birding Resolutions

    At Duncraft, we like to think of New Year’s resolutions as small steps toward improving ourselves as birders, while improving the lives of our birds. We believe that by working on one resolution a month you’ll…

  • Shop hummingbird feeders at Duncraft.com
    Bird Feeding

    Keep Nectar from Freezing

    What do you do when you are faced with freezing temperatures and hummingbirds at the same time? Here in the Snow Belt, fall migration can begin as early as August and continue through October and sometimes…

  • Tips to get ready for winter and care for your birds.
    Solutions

    Get Ready for Winter

    The falling leaves remind us northerners that it’s time to start getting ready for winter bird feeding! Here’s a little checklist to help you prepare for a magical fall and winter of backyard bird watching. Make…