Are Goldfinches Eating Nyjer Seed? Yes!

Cleaning My Feeder Spring 2014 is on the way and I want to see goldfinches eating nyjer seed again. So after a wet winter I have cleaned my bird feeders. I’ve only had a Nyjer Seed feeder for two years and have kept it out during both winters. I might not do that next winter… Continue reading Are Goldfinches Eating Nyjer Seed? Yes!

I Held a Young Goldfinch Today. It Was Stunning.

Goldfinch Looking at Camera

Introduction What a wonderful experience. I wish I had taken a photo. I looked out of my lounge window and a young goldfinch was resting on my patio within 0.5m of the window. It didn’t attempt to fly off so I went outside. I knelt down on the ground and got within 0.5m of it. It… Continue reading I Held a Young Goldfinch Today. It Was Stunning.

Goldfinches Feeding In My Garden

Introduction I can’t tell you how pleased I am to have goldfinches feeding in my garden regularly now I have erected a nyjer seed feeder. See this one in my feature image. A friend across the road has goldfinches feeding regularly but I never have. Why? They never had anything to feed on in my garden. So I… Continue reading Goldfinches Feeding In My Garden