When should hummingbird feeders be hung in the spring?

Answer Geographical location will determine the date hummingbird feeders should be hung in the spring. In the south, hummingbirds may arrive by January but in the northern states it may be May. Hang the f... Read More »

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Where do you hang bird houses, feeders, and hummingbird feeders?

My husband put a 12 foot tall wooden square post in ground with cement. I have made this my bird feeding station. On top I have barn like bird feeder with suet cages on each side of the feeder ( go... Read More »

Where should hummingbird feeders be placed outside?

Place hummingbird feeders near flowering plants and away from wind or direct sunlight. Using several small hummingbird feeders in different locations will increase your chances of attracting hummin... Read More »

What do you fill hummingbird feeders with?

The Kern River Preserve recommends a homemade sugar water solution for hummingbird feeders. The recipe calls for mixing one part sugar to four parts water. Boil the solution before adding it to a f... Read More »

Do finches eat out of hummingbird feeders?

Finches do eat out of hummingbird feeders. The sugar water mixture commonly used in hummingbird feeders attracts varieties of house finches. You can keep them off hummingbird feeders by removing th... Read More »