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black oil sunflower seed

  • Learn how to clean Duncraft Haven feeders.

    Bird Feeding Questions

    How do I clean Selective and Haven Feeders? Our Duncraft Selective and Haven caged feeders are not designed to be taken apart for cleaning. If seed has become compacted within the tube, soaking the feeder in…

  • Learn where your goldfinches went.

    Where Have My Goldfinches Gone

    We’ve gotten quite a few calls recently from anxious birders who are worried about a lack of goldfinches visiting their Nyjer seed feeders. After all, Nyjer seed makes up by far most of a goldfinch’s diet;…

  • Shop Duncraft.com for bird seed and more.

    What’s Your Favorite Seed?

    Attract even more birds with tips from the experts. Here’s what customers are saying about: What is your favorite wild bird food to serve and why? I love Safflower seeds because the Cardinals, Pine Siskins, House…

  • Shop the Duncraft Cling-A-Wing at duncraft.com to deter starlings and grackles.

    Starlings & Grackles

    Discouraging Starlings and Grackles An onslaught of starlings and grackles can be very discouraging to the backyard bird feeding enthusiast. They eat us out of house and home and then, to make matters worse, they bully…

  • Squirrel Proof Window Selective Bird Feeder #4241

    Squirrel-Proof Window Feeder

    Window feeders are a great way to bring birds up close for amazingly detailed views. But one problem with window feeders is they’re a squirrel magnet. Squirrels on window feeders make great entertainment for indoor cats,…

  • Attract cardinals to your backyard! Shop Duncraft.com

    Top 10 Birders’ Questions

    Duncraft has the answers to the most common questions bird lovers have about feeding birds in their yards. Bird feeding is the second most popular hobby in the United States—right behind gardening. Not only the largest…

  • Shop the 4261 Eco-Strong Haven Platform at duncraft.com.

    Garden-friendly Bird Feeding

    If you feed the birds you already know that some bird seed can germinate amazingly fast. Black oil sunflower seeds, a favorite of backyard birds, can sprout even when they’ve become just a little damp. In…

  • Shop Duncraft.com and attract more birds this year.

    5 New Year’s Resolutions

    Attract More Birds This Year with 5 New Year’s Resolutions for Bird Lovers 1. Resolve to keep your yard pesticide-free If you do nothing else for wild birds, at least try to do this. Some pesticides…

  • Learn why you're seeing so many finches this winter.

    Irruptive Winter Finches

    You may think that now our summer birds have migrated south, you won’t be seeing any new birds this winter. Think again! You might be treated to a visit by Red or White-winged Crossbills, Pine Siskins,…