At Kennedy Wild Bird Food, we talk often about what to feed birds, how to feed birds, and when to feed birds, but not necessarily how often. We aim to advise fellow bird lovers on everything they need to know about bird feeding, that way we can ensure your garden will be a popular location year-round! This blog aims to answer a question we get asked a lot “should you feed birds every day?” Although there is no black and white rule book as to how often you should feed birds, there are ways
Lucky for birdwatching lovers, Britain is home to some amazing, beautiful birds. This blog aims to explore the top 5 British birds. If you manage to catch any of the beauties we discuss in this article, be sure to log it in the Birdspotter App!What Are The Top 5 Bird Species In Britain?A recent study of bird species in Britain has concluded on the top 5 British birds.5. The Blackbird and Chaffinch.In joint fifth place on the popularity leaderboard are the Blackbird and the Chaffinch - with an
Bird feeding stations are a great way to encourage wild birds to visit your garden and to support populations. There is a misconception that wild birds only need additional food over the winter months, and whilst it’s true that they can often find natural sources of food during the warmer months, wild birds benefit from extra food all year round. Birds need to build up an extra layer of fat under their skin to protect them from harsh weather and give them energy for flying longer distances and
The field of wild bird food is a tough one to navigate. There are many businesses out there, including both on the high street and online that sell wild bird food at a cheap price, however, the quality is often compromised.
This blog aims to offer you a helping hand in finding the cheapest wild bird feed without compromising the most important element, quality.
Below chart compares our prices for popular bird foods with many of our competitors
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Looking for different feeds to switch up what you put in your feeder? Sunflower hearts bird seed and sunflower seeds are a really great choice for birds. They are rich in protein and good fats which are very essential nutrients for the majority of bird species.
If you get your sunflower products from us, you can guarantee that they will be:
Bakery grade,Of the highest quality, andDelivered to you quickly.
But what exactly are the benefits of sunflower hearts for birds?
World habitat day. Safe and nurturing habitats are an incredible aspect for species’ survival all over the globe. Damage or destruction to any habitat can cause many species to have to uproot and find a new environment for them to survive in. However, this can be dangerous as it typically exposes them to new threats and increases their vulnerability.
That’s why the first Monday of October of every year is designated as World Habitat Day. A day to reflect on the state of the world’s habitat
What Is World Tourism Day?
World Tourism Day is a day to celebrate tourism around the world and the economic advantages it can bring to locations. The day is used to recognise tourism as being a crucial element of development too.
The theme of “Rethinking Tourism” for 2022 aims to:
"Inspire the debate around rethinking tourism for development, including through education and jobs, and tourism’s impact on the planet and opportunities to grow more sustainably."
Autumn is upon us, which means a change in weather and there should mean a change in bird feeding behaviours. As we prepare for colder days and longer nights, birds are doing the same thing! With many breeds of birds preparing to migrate, autumn can be a time of upheaval for bird watchers, either spotting an abundance of new bird species or no birds at all visiting their gardens.
There are several ways to prepare for autumn and the changes in bird feeding. This blog is going to offer you o
There are many myths surrounding bird food out there - ever heard that ducks will explode if you feed them bread? This blog aims to debunk all bird food myths, no matter how crazy (like the duck one) they are!
Feeding birds can be a difficult find to navigate anyway, without silly myths getting in the way of things. At Kennedy Wild Bird Food we pride ourselves on not only offering quality bird seed but also quality knowledge and advice. Here we will share some of the most common misc
Sunflower seeds for birds are a firm favourite and arguably one of the most essential parts of any meal, no matter the season. There are lots of different sunflower seeds on the bird food market, which we understand can be difficult to navigate. However, what specific type of sunflower seed is best for wild birds? This blog aims to break down the types of sunflower seeds and what we believe to be best to offer to wild birds. See our blog sunflower seed feeding guide.
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