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Feed the Birds

If you go into the feed or pet store, you will find a variety of options for your bird feeders…but which one do you choose? Well that highly depends on the type of birds you would like to attract, the area you live in and the time of year. 631 more words

The Garden

feeding black-capped chickadees

Black-capped Chickadee, Poecile atricapillus

The black-capped chickadee is a nonmigratory bird found in Canada and the United States. This species can be found in woodlots, urban neighbourhoods, and parks. 99 more words

WBU No-Mess Plus Blend

Winter is coming! For real though…it actually is even though it doesn’t feel like it in some places of the country. I’m looking at you Mt. 81 more words

Bird Feeding

Cold nights

Proper frost.  Not the first.  We got a squash-killing frost Sep 30.

The outdoor sunflowers are finished.  They didn’t tip over like the GH sunnies, growing strong stems from living outside.  231 more words

Growing And Gardening

“Sleep is good, he said, and books are better.”

Words are never enough. We can throw around sympathy, sadness, sorrow and tragedy, but none of those salve our feelings or change the situation. Sarah Huckabee Sanders at her press conference said, “And it would be premature for us to discuss policy when we don’t fully know all the facts, or what took place last night.” What more does she need to know? 304 more words

Musings

Watch The Birds Pick The Right Seed!

Birds enjoy different types of seed, so it’s important to get the right blend for the birds you want to attract. With Wild Birds Unlimited’s custom seed blends, you can attract a variety of birds to your backyard feeders without wasting seed. 146 more words

Bird Education

Buffalobur – September 2017 Weed of the Month

Native to Mexico and the Midwestern United States, buffalobur (Solanum rostratum) is an annoying—and painful—regulated Class C noxious weed in King County. While we’re just a truck ride from its native range, this plant has effectively spread all over the world: You can find it in many parts of Europe and Asia, as well as in Australia, New Zealand, Libya, South Africa, and the U.S. 530 more words

Weed Identification