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Hulled Millet

Hulled millet is white millet that has no shell. It is mainly appealing to ground feeding birds, but is also used in mixes. Since it has been hulled it will not germinate.

Attracts

Dove, pigeon, quail, turkey, junco, sparrow, towhee, blackbird

Use in these feeders

Ground platform feeder, tube feeder (if used with a mix), hanging platform feeder (if used with a mix)

Conversation with a Crow


I was watching all the bird activity on my feeders recently, specifically noting the hierarchy of birds getting to feed while others were waiting their turn. While I was checking out the action I suddenly noticed another bird, a crow, looking my way.

"Hey!" I called to the crow. "Are you watching me?" Incredibly, the crow answered. "Yes, people watching is my hobby. I find human behavior both fascinating and complex." "Thatís funny," I said.

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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 ó water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

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