Gourds as Organic Garden Birdhouses

Plant gourd seeds to use as alternate nesting places for your garden bird visitors. They are fun to grow and will, inevitably attract the interest of the entire family. […]

Have you Heard a Cuckoo Lately? Or a Nightingale Sing?

A bleak future for birds?

Will your children’s children ever hear a Cuckoo, or a Nightingale, see a Robin, or a Sparrow? The Turtle Dove will just be known by a verse in “The Twelve Days of Christmas” and never again will 200,000 Starlings gather at dusk to tweet goodnight. Unless something changes quickly, they’ll […]