Thursday, November 15, 2007

naturewatch

First frost! Break out the sprouts.

And the first birds I've seen on our bird-feeder? A chaffinch and a great tit, taking turns to prod the peanuts.

3 comments:

James Womack said...

You'll find out it rapidly becomes a squirrel-feeder, depressingly enough.

Pril said...

Hey, that's 3-0 to the Baineses. Go Baineses.

Dave Hawkey said...

Apparently if you mix dried chillies in with the nuts mammals won't like them but birds will. It has something to do with receptors.