[CT Birds] Feeder Bluebirds

jayne.amico at cox.net jayne.amico at cox.net
Tue Jan 26 17:15:51 EST 2010

They will eat sunflower without the shell and shelled peanuts. They cannot eat seed that has a shell. They regularly eat hulled sunflower and suet here in addition to mealworms.

Jayne Amico
Southington, CT

---- Douglas McMane <dmcmane at earthlink.net> wrote: 
> Three bluebirds briefly at my backyard feeder in the Quiet Corner this
> morning.  Bluebirds show up occasionally.  But what are they selecting from
> the feeder?  I feed Wild Delight Deck, Porch, n' Patio.  Ingredient list
> includes sunflower kernels, peanuts, pistachios, and pumpkin seeds, and a
> bunch of additives with dextrose at the end of the list.  No mention of
> berries, though some Wild Delight formulas have them.  I saw bluebirds last
> winter, put out some raisins, raisins were ignored by all.
> Doug McMane
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