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Keep feeders full in cold weather

Posted by: Jim Williams under Bird feeding Updated: January 19, 2013 - 11:43 PM

 During this cold spell be certain to keep your birds feeders full. Birds need all the energy they can get to survive near-zero temps, particularly with strong winds. Black oil sunflower seeds are highly nutritious. Suet is good, too. Birds also need water in cold weather. 

 

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