Project: How To Make A Bird Feeder

A bird feeder is not only easy to make but it will bring a load of new friends to your garden.

If you’re up for a summer holiday project why not create one of these tasty bird feeders and encourage a whole flock of new friends to your garden?

It’s so simple that even the littlest of fingers can make it.

YOU WILL NEED:

  • Paper plate
  • Cardboard Tube
  • Selection of nut free seeds
  • Maple or Golden Syrup
  • String or ribbon (30 cm)

STEP 1

Lay your paper plate on a table and squeeze a dollop of syrup onto it. Then roll your cardboard tube in the syrup, making sure it is well covered.

STEP 2

Pour your seeds over the top of the tube and roll it around to make sure you have a good layer stuck to it. When you’re happy, thread the string or ribbon through the middle and use this to lift it out.

STEP 3

Hang your tube up outside where the birds can find it and tie the ribbon or string tightly to keep it in place. The birds will love it!

 

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