How to make an orange birdfeeder

Help the birds in your garden stay full this autumn with this fruity feeder.

How to make an orange birdfeeder
Illustrations by Alan Batley


1. Mix lard together with birdseed until you’ve created a smooth paste.



2. Cut an orange in half, then remove the flesh using an ice-cream scoop.



3. Thread a length of string or wool through the orange skin to make two hanging loops.



4. Top the mixture off with grapes and raisins, then hang it up on the branch of a tree.




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