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Make a Birdfeeder

You can make a pinecone feeder or a milk jug feeder.

Pinecone Birdfeeder

  1. Use an open pinecone.
  2. Coat in peanut butter.
  3. Roll in bird seed.
  4. Hang in a tree for a bird treat.

Milk Jug Birdfeeder

You will need a milkjug, scissors, ruler, pencil or marker and 2 sticks wider than the jug.

Mark 2 doorway openings on the jug. Mark holes under the doorways for the perches (sticks).

Cut the openings and poke holes for the perches.

Push sticks through the holes to make perches.

Fill the bottom of the jug with birdseed. Hang the jug outside.