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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Mixed Bird Seed.
    I took you and Kits advice and went with Garden Wildlife direct. Looks like a good seed mix to me and the birds love it. Thanks.
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Black Backed Gulls.
    Well, that was a bit of a rollercoaster! Much obliged to you all. As an aside my son in Australia (South of Melbourne), who is also a...
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Black Backed Gulls.
    Apologies for asking too simple a question. I do have field guides but sometimes looking in a book doesn't always compensate for actual...
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Black Backed Gulls.
    Thanks to you all, it's given me a better idea of what to look for and the video was most useful.
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    Can anyone give me a simple way to distinguish between Great and Lesser Black Backed Gulls apart from size?
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    Biscuitman posted the thread New Camera in Canon.
    Not sure whether to post this here or in the Nikon Category........ My old Fuji Finepix Bridge camera gave up the ghost (Internal...
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Blackcap.
    Just managed to get a few almost passable pics that people might be able to recognise. Is it a female blackcap?
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    Biscuitman posted the thread Blackcap in Scotland.
    Just saw my first Blackcap yesterday in my garden just south of Aberdeen on the coast - I know, not very exciting, but a first for me...
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Mixed Bird Seed.
    I bought some Sunflower Hearts and the birds don't seem as interested as they do with all the other food (Mixed seed, Suet pellets...
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    I have quite a bit left of a batch of Bird nuts which they don't seem to like in the feeder! In fairness they don't look great, fairly...
  • Biscuitman
    Biscuitman replied to the thread Mixed Bird Seed.
    Thanks everyone - lots of helpful advice there.
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Mixed Bird Seed.
    Thanks Kits. Does that mean the birds discard the shell so there's a mess with the seeds?
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Mixed Bird Seed.
    What's the difference between Sunflower Seeds and Sunflower Hearts
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    Biscuitman posted the thread Mixed Bird Seed in Scotland.
    I'm looking to buy a 12.75Kg bag of mixed bird seed from Amazon and I'm not sure which brand to go for, as the reviews on all of them...
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    Biscuitman replied to the thread Niger Seeds.
    Just sent off for some Sunflower Hearts so I'm going to give them a go . Using Amazon at the moment but can't decide what to get in the...
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