Wild Bird Seed - bird seed mixtures
Mixed bird seed
Bird seed is available by the bag and mixed into various different kinds of seed mixtures. One of the best suppliers we have found is ARK who supply a wide range of fabulous seed mixes that our birds seem to enjoy more than any others, judging from the numbers who queued up when we used it!
For more information on the types of seed click here
There are a range of companies that offer mixed bird seed. Here are just a few of them.
This is traditionally the food given to chickens. blueworldgardener.co.uk is one supplier, you may have one near you such as Countrywide.
Wild Bird Seed Mix
The Mix contains. Wheat. Cut Maize. canary Seed. Red Dari. White Millet. Black Rape. Linseed. Black Sunflower. Small Sunflower. 20Kg Sack from thebirdfoodshop.co.uk on sale from their ebay shop.
Variety BULK pack
50kg made up of 1 x 12.55kg High energy no mess 1 x 12.55kg Sunflower Hearts 1 x 12.55kg Peanuts for wild birds 1x 12.55kg All seasons wild bird mix from food4wildbirds.co.uk is often on offer.
CJ No Mess Seed Mix
CJ Wildlife A Versatile seed mix providing essential nutrients to garden birds.
If you offer mixed bird food for sale and would like your company to feature in this list please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Some common garden wild birds and their preferred foods
Blackbird - fruit, peanut nibs, raisins, mealworms
Blue Tit - peanuts, peanut cake, seed mixes, sunflower hearts, black sunflowers
Bullfinch - sunflower hearts, seed mixes, black sunflower seeds
Chaffinch - peanut nibs, seed mixes, sunflower hearts
Coal Tit - peanuts, peanut cake, seed mixes, sunflower hearts, black sunflowers
Collared Dove - mixed corn, seed mixes, table seed, grain
Dunnock - Nyjer seed, pinhead oats, peanut nibs
Goldfinch - sunflower hearts, Nyjer seed, black sunflowers, peanuts, seed mixes
Great Tit - peanuts, peanut cake, seed mixes, sunflower hearts
Greenfinch - black sunflower seeds, sunflower hearts, seed mixes
House Sparrow - mealworms, seed mixes, sunflower hearts, mixed corn
Long-Tailed Tit - peanuts, peanut cake, sunflower hearts, peanut nibs
Robin - mealworms, peanut nibs, sunflower hearts, pinhead oats, grated cheese
Siskin - sunflower hearts, peanuts, black sunflowers, Nyjer seed
Song Thrush - earthworms, fruit, mealworms, peanut nibs
Starling - scraps, seed mixes, peanut cake, mealworms, grated cheese
Wren - mealworms, finely chopped peanut cake, grated cheese, pinhead oat