Latest Bird feeding Stories

2012-02-23 13:45:00

There are many untruths associated with birds and bird feeding and they can be extremely persistent, regardless of the actual facts. Being in the wild bird feeding business, Duncraft hears them all! One amazing myth that persists is that hummingbirds migrate to South America by hitching rides on the backs of Canadian geese. Canadian geese don´t ever go to South America, much less carry a passenger on their way! Here, Duncraft gives the facts behind five more bird feeding myths. (PRWEB)...

2012-02-21 13:00:00

Duncraft Wild Bird Superstore, a major online retailer of wild bird feeding and housing products for bird lovers, embraces National Bird Feeding Month and offers these suggestions on how to help take care of winter birds. Concord, NH (PRWEB) February 21, 2012 In 1994, a resolution declaring February as National Bird Feeding Month was introduced into the Congressional Record by Illinois representative, John Porter. In his speech, the Honorable John Porter described to the Speaker of the...

2012-02-14 21:25:00

Online buyers are more and more likely to research a product or service before they buy–in fact customers that do research spend seventy five percent of their shopping time online doing just that. Customers can research any number of ways, but reading customer-generated reviews tops other research methods by a large margin. Recently Duncraft added PowerReview Express to its webpages so Duncraft customers can now write their own reviews on Duncraft products. Concord, New Hampshire...

2012-02-07 08:00:00

In 1952, Duncraft became a pioneer in manufacturing products for a hobby that is now the second largest in America–backyard bird feeding. This was the year Gil Dunn invented the Flight Deck Windowsill Feeding Station. Concord, NH (PRWEB) February 07, 2012 In 1952, Duncraft became a pioneer in manufacturing products for a hobby that is now the second largest in America–backyard bird feeding. This was the year Gil Dunn invented the Flight Deck Windowsill Feeding Station. The...

2011-12-09 08:00:00

Because of the stagnant economy, American consumers desire value driven products. The Squirrel Stopper Bird Feeder Post saves consumers hundreds of dollars. Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) December 09, 2011 The Wall Street Journal recently reported that U.S. average income has dropped for three years in a row. This holiday season, Yahoo Finance suggests gifts that save money and are practical. Kiplinger recommends gifts that keep on giving. In the current economic climate, Americans are...

2010-07-26 13:46:00

CINCINNATI, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati-based supplier of bird houses and bird feeders, AEK Online Mall LLC, announced their company launch today, alongside an online store coming soon for customers: www.elegantbirdhouses.com. Founder and CEO of AEK Online Mall LLC, Anne Kates, said, "Bird houses and feeders are the perfect accents for any garden, yard or deck. We are thrilled to be able to share our unique collection with everyone." Elegantbirdhouses.com will offer a wide...

2010-02-01 06:00:00

MARYSVILLE, Ohio, Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- During winter natural food supplies for wild birds are scarce. And in the coldest months of the year, precious energy is expended searching for food, instead of burning it for warmth. Bird watchers across the United States can create backyard habitats that offer shelter and feeding options while attracting a wider variety of wild bird species. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100201/CL46327 ) "Regardless of where you live, feeding...

2009-03-13 13:44:00

By Joe Kosack, Wildlife Conservation Education Specialist, Pennsylvania Game Commission HARRISBURG, Pa., March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The view out the window seems to be the same old, same old for many folks who feed songbirds over winter. But the Pennsylvania Game Commission is encouraging residents to look a little closer. Those LBJs on your birdfeeder may not be the same LBJs you usually see. Little brown jobs (LBJs) is a term some birders and biologists use to describe small,...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'