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  1. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    I can post today's image to compensate :) Dull, damp, cool
  2. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    And certainly a good chance in eastern Europe, especially in March. One of several at my feeding station - they happily use tube feeders
  3. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    You did post a question asking which feeder is safest because, in your opening post, you mentioned that you were worried that some can become a breeding ground for mold and bacteria. Various posters helped with their advice to also clean. It takes only a few minutes per feeder in reality, but...
  4. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    That's why I asked where he is in Poland. Once it is below freezing here, risk of going mouldy is effectively over till spring 🙂
  5. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    You can leave, only need to clean occasionally. Where in Poland are you? Once it gets far below zero in winter, I have automatic feeders that can hold even a month of food, never an issue with food going bad once so cold. In the more mild beginning and end of winter, I usually put enough to...
  6. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    You asked this earlier in the thread :) Better with soapy detergent, several posters have provided details already.
  7. Jos Stratford

    Which seed feeder is better: Tube feeder, house feeder or automatic feeder?

    In an earlier post, you mentioned that you get Greenfinches and sometimes Chaffinches at your feeders - these are species vulnerable to trichomonosis, so cleaning is a good idea 👍
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