The weather is cooling off rapidly and before long birds will have picked away most of the seeds they can find in plants left standing in our yards, fields, prairies, forests, and open spaces.
Birds that stay here over the winter will make their homes in places where they can be protected from the elements and have a food source.
If you would like to have birds to watch during the winter, you need to encourage them by providing a food source for them to visit. Fortunately, feeding the birds doesn’t have to cost a lot of money. [Read more…]