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    HELP!!! I live on a gentle to moderate sloping yard, and I'm prepping a small section (about 2 acres worth)of yard for spring planting- which involved spreading some erosion control seed mix for winter rains and spring composting. Unfortunately, I live in a rural area that's now overrun with wild… More

  • New Old Bird Feeder with Sound Monitor

    ...illed with sunflower seeds which unfortunately is attracting the pigeons, and which… More

  • Northeast PA says hello

    ...ding. We keep adding small areas for planting and attracting birds. Thats tough in this part of the… More

  • Orange Butterfly Weed to the Yellow Butterfly Weed?

    ...y weed and if so does it do the same great job of attracting the butterflies. I have never heard of anyone growing this in their gardens or offering seeds of it on here... Carol More

  • Grubs, icky grubs in the lawn!

    All my snow has not gone yet but, as a patch of grass dries, I rake up the dog doos and grass, odd leaf etc. I was just outside raking up a 4 X 10 ft section and when picking it, up to put it in the biodegradeable brown paper… More

  • Garden Club

    I'm in a local garden club, and am just wondering how many of you are also in garden clubs? What are some of the program topics your club has had (or has planned for this year) at your meetings? For our March meeting we'll have a local bird expert speak… More

  • Suet

    I read here that suet attracts birds. I put out a bird feeder last summer and never did attract birds. Well my suet attracted birds, big old black crows. Not what I had in mind. I just don't understand why I don't get more birds than my two friendly Blue… More

  • what types of bird feeders attract which birds?

    ...ite that I can find out what kind of bird feeders attract which types of birds ?? larry More

  • hello from costa rica!

    hey all....i just found this forum yesterday. i'm originally from chicago but i lived in miami, fl and austin, tx before moving down to costa rica about four years ago. i'm a nature freak, so i've done a fair amount of gardening everywhere i've lived. i'm much more of a… More

  • Bluebird houses

    ...am building some birdhouses with the main goal of attracting some bluebirds. It seems that I read somewhere to put some woodchips and green pine needloes in the bottom of a birdhouse for bluebirds. I did this and I have had a number of bluebirds come look in… More

  • Japanese Beetle Problem!!! HELP!!

    ... We don't want to put out those traps for fear of attracting more. I don't know how to get rid of them all! They completely destroyed one rose bush in a day and are moving fast around our 4 acres. Please can anyone tell… More

  • Attracting wild turkeys

    ... have yet to see one turkey in my yard. Anyway to attract them over my way besides girl turkeys? :D More

  • Attracting butterflies

    ...t tubers and bulbs for four different plants that attract hummers and butterflies... Now, I want to start adding butterfly feeders, and need some information... I know that these are different… More

  • Attracting Orioles

    ...uple of nights ago. What would be the best way to attract more orioles? I have seen oriole feeders online & at farm & home stores. Where is the best place to put a feeder for these birds? I have… More

  • fly attracting plant. what is it?

    This catcu type plant is blooming and the flys are loving it!!! I have no clue what it is. one of my clients gave me a cutting yrs ago and recenty started blooming. as good as you guys are id'ing plants, I KNOW someone here will know what its called. More

  • Attracting Baltimore Orioles

    Can anyone tell me what is the best way to attract Baltimore Orioles? I have tried the nectar but they don't seem to want it. I hear them everyday out in my backyard and see them all the time, but they don't go to my feeder. I have heard grape… More

  • No Posts, Please!

    Attracting Birds to your Garden is now the forum for birdhouse posts. More

  • Please, No Posts!

    Use the Attracting Birds to Your Garden forum instead. More

  • need suggestions on attracting birds to bird feeders

    Good day to one and all, Approximately one week ago I hung a bird feeder in front yard and one in the backyard. Saw a chickadee visit the birdfeeder once in the front yard and don't think any birds have visited the one in the backyard, yet. I have some… More

  • Attracting Bats

    ...stuff. Just curious if anyone knows other ways of attracting them besides making bat boxes. I plan on making a couple bat boxed this winter and putting them up. More