At the end of April each year, just in time for my birthday (355 shopping days left!) we have two of my favorite migrants stop over for a bite to eat and to take a load off. Now, I think I would love Indigo Buntings and Rose Breasted Grosbeaks even if they were here year round, but the fact that they will only be here for a short time makes spotting them even more special. I hope you will enjoy this footage of them visiting our feeders. The RBG dined primarily on Black Oil Sunflower Seeds and the Indigo’s feasted on white millet, both on the ground and in the feeder. Enjoy and please let me know what you have in your backyard!
In Spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” Margaret Atwood
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