BIRD FEED - STANDARD

We offer these nutritious Standard wild bird feeds...

And don't forget to check out our great variety of Premium blends, Suet Products and Elite Specialties!

 

**All 25lb, 36lb, 40lb and 50lb bags are paper and all smaller bags are plastic.**

Wild Bird Mix

Meadow Ridge Farms Wild Bird Mix is a great economical way to feed a wide variety of birds.  It offers a great opening price, and a friendly price for beginning bird enthusiasts.  This mix has a high percentage of millet, which often encourages people to return for more complex seed mixes, such as the Premium Wild Bird or Deluxe Cardinal mixes. 

Ingredients: 

Millet, Cracked Corn, Black Sunflower, Oats, Wheat, Safflower

Attracts:
Cardinals, Grosbeaks, Indigo Buntings, Junco, Mourning Doves, and many more

Feeders to use:
Open port tube feeder, Tray or Platform feeder, Large Covered fly through feeder

Sizes: 40lb, 20lb, 10lb. 

Striped Sunflower

Striped Sunflower Seeds are a popular feed for larger songbirds.  They are bigger than Black Oil Sunflower and harder to crack open, so birds such as Cardinals, Jays and Woodpeckers can enjoy them with less competition.  Many bird lovers will use this to mix in with other blends or as a straight feed.

Ingredients:
Striped Sunflower Seeds

Attracts:
Cardinals, Jays, Woodpeckers, Chickadees, Sparrows

Feeders to use:
Tube feeder, Tray or Platform feeder, Larger covered fly through feeder

Sizes: 50 lb, 25lb, 10lb, 5lb.


Sunflower Hearts #2

Meadow Ridge Farms Sunflower Hearts #2 are a great no grow option at a more economical price than the Sunflower Hearts Medium or Fine.  The seeds are shelled or partly shelled to assure less sprouting and mess.  This feed provides the same nutritional value as other Black Oil Sunflower seed.

Ingredients:
Shelled or partially shelled Black Oil Sunflower

Attracts:

Cardinals, Jays, Woodpeckers, Chickadees, Sparrows

Feeders to use:

Tube Feeder, Tray or Platform feeder, Fly through feeders

Sizes: 50lb, 25lb, 10lb. 


Critter Crunch

Meadow Ridge Farms Critter Crunch is a trail mix for wild birds and other backyard wildlife.  This fruit and nut blend provides premium nutrition for all.  This is a popular mix for customers who like more than just birds.  The 8lb bags are the best sellers. 

Ingredients:
Black Oil Sunflower, Shelled Whole Corn, Sunflower Hearts, Shell Peanuts, Tree Nuts, Peanut Parts, Raisins and Cherries

Attracts:
Cardinals Jays, Chickadees, Woodpeckers, Nuthatches, Grosbeaks, Finches, Doves, Squirrels, Chipmunks, Ducks, Geese and more

Feeders to use:
Tray or Platform feeder, Trough feeder, Ground feeding, Squirrel feeder, Deer feeder, Screen feeder, Shell Peanut feeder

Sizes: 50lb, 25lb, 8lb.


Whole Corn

Whole Corn is a popular feed for deer, squirrels, birds and other wildlife.  Corn contains many valuable nutrients including protein and fiber.  Providing whole corn may help to divert bigger birds like blue jays from eating out of other feeders. 

Ingredients:
Shelled Whole Corn

Attracts:
Wild Birds, Deer, Squirrels and other wildlife

Feeders to use:
Tray or Platform feeder, Trough feeder, Ground feeder, Tube feeder, Covered fly through feeder

Sizes: 50 lb, 25lb, 10lb.  10lb bags are plastic and 25lb and 50lb bags are paper.


Cracked Corn

Cracked Corn is a popular feed for deer, squirrels, birds and other wildlife.  Some customers will also mix this in with their own blends.  While it contains smaller pieces of corn than whole corn, it supplies the same necessary nutrition and is easier for some smaller birds to eat.

Ingredients:
Cracked Corn

Attracts:
Many wild birds, squirrels, deer and other wildlife

Feeders to use:
Tube feeder, Fly through feeder, Tray or Platform feeder, Trough feeder, Ground feeding

Sizes: 50 lb, 25lb, 10lb. 


Cob Corn

Cob Corn is a great and entertaining way to feed squirrels and wild birds.  Feeding this way makes squirrels work for their food.  Put a string through the cob and hang from a tree or shepherds hook to get a great view.  These are best sold when paired with squirrel feeders in displays.

Ingredients:
Field Corn on the Cob

Attracts:

Squirrels, Deer and Larger Wild birds

Feeders to use:
Squirrel feeders, Bungee feeder, Ground feeding, Tray or Platform feeder

Sizes: 25lb, 10lb, 5lb. 


Black Oil Sunflower

Black Oil Sunflower Seeds are the #1 choice for feeding wild birds.  These are often purchased to create unique blends or as straight feed.  Black Oil Sunflower is definitely one of the most versatile bird feeds.   We suggest placing larger bags at very competitive price points.  The smaller bags are convenience items that will allow for higher margins.

Ingredients:
Black Oil Sunflower Seeds

Attracts:
Cardinals, Finches, Nuthatches, Jays, Siskins, Titmice and many more

Feeders to use:
Tube feeder, Tray or Platform feeder, Larger covered fly through feeder

Sizes: 50lb, 40lb, 25lb, 10lb, 5lb.