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Make the perfect little bird feeder that will encourage birds to become regular visitors to your garden.
Make sure you ask an adult to help when you need to use a knife.
Take the lard out of the fridge for a few hours until it's soft.
Cut the lard into small
pieces (ask an adult to help you with this) and place in a mixing bowl. Add the seeds/nuts/mealworms and stir the mixture together to create a smooth paste.
the orange on a chopping board and carefully cut it
in half (ask an adult to help you with this). Using a spoon or an ice-cream scoop, scoop out the flesh of the
You don't need this bit, so feel free to eat it!
a wool needle and wool, thread the wool through the inside of the orange and
then back through. Repeat this so that a cross is created on the outside of the orange.
the mixture into the orange halves. To finish add some fruit (grapes/cherries etc).
Then tie the ends of the wool together in a knot.
Hang your feeder on a
branch or post and see what birds it attracts!
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