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Birds love seeds, so Today I’m going to show you how to fill a bird feeder! It’s really important that we help the birds by feeding them seeds or nuts throughout the year, and it’s so easy to do!

Step 1.

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Get your self a bird feeder! There are lots of different types, you can buy one or even make one yourself out of old plastic bottle!

Step 2.

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Now I’ve got a big bucket of birdseed! You can get cage feeders for nuts, but today I’m using a mix of sunflower seeds and lots of other scrummy stuff that little birds love!

Step 3.

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I use a cup to fill the bird feeder! Don’t worry if you spill some, lots of birds will come along and eat them up!

Step 4.

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Now fill it to the top! You can see the little holes where the birds will come and perch to eat!

And finally...

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Dinner is served!! A wonderful feast of seeds for birds in your garden!! Now all you need to do is hang it on a branch or bird table, and keep watching! See how many different types of birds visit your feeders!!