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Small Black Oil Sunflower Seed

Black oil sunflower seeds have shells which most seed eating birds can easily crack open. The kernels are nutritious and have a high oil content. Black oil sunflower seeds are second behind sunflower seed chips in popularity.

Attracts

American Goldfinch, Lesser Goldfinch, House Finch, Purple Finch, Pine Siskin, Chestnut-backed Chickadee, Oak Titmouse, White-breasted Nuthatch, jays, woodpeckers, grosbeaks, sparrows, pigeons, quail and turkey.

Use in these feeders

tube, hopper, mesh or platform feeders.

At the Water Cooler


I'm lucky to have a lot of trees in my yard many of which are native to this area. I have one very large one that grows close to the house - a big kahuna that produces lots of acorns in certain years. This year, they're everywhere. Dropping on the cars in the driveway, hitting the roof. There are more acorns here than I've ever seen...

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East Bay Times Article


Attracting birds and bees to our yards and gardens is simple, if we provide what they like and need.

Joanie Smith, owner of East Bay Nature in Walnut Creek, says there are five essential elements for success water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

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