Category Archives: BIRDS & WILDLIFE

WHY AREN’T THERE ANY BIRDS COMING TO MY FEEDER?

 Spread some loose seed around the bottom of the feeders.  This could be more visible to passing birds and they will discover the feeders above. Always use new crop seed.  Old crop is usually ignored by birds once the new … Continue reading

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PLANTING A DEER & WILDLIFE PASTURE

If you love to see the wildlife in your backyard acreage and wonder how to attract deer, turkeys and other wildlife to visit, you may consider planting a wildlife mixture to establish feeding areas. ‘Nature’s Choice’ Wildlife Mixture by Mapleseed … Continue reading

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AVIAN INFLUENZA ADVISORY for Small Flock Owners and Bird Fanciers

Industry Advisory Animal Health and Welfare Branch Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs As of April 21, 2015, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of a highly¬†pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza virus on two commercial … Continue reading

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