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Feed the Birds: Mesh Cling Feeder and Peanuts

Mar 19 2008 - 5:00pm


As much as North and I love peanut butter [1], the real thing, not so much. Still, peanuts aren't just for the lil critters [2], many wild birds enjoy them, too! You can pick up a bag of unsalted shelled or unshelled peanuts at any local store and add them to a feeder in your backyard to call out a bunch of new flutterers.

To see what kind of birds this nut-filled tube feeder attracts, .

The steel mesh feeder ($24.95 and up) [3] appeals to those acrobatics birdies out there like woodpeckers, chickadees, titmice, nuthatches, and finches – who can easily get a grip on the wire mesh and, you'll get a longer glimpse as they work to get their treat out. However, if you opt for a platform feeder [4] with peanuts, you'll likely also see:


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