DIY fruit bird feeder: Use any wire but it will need to be strong enough to make sure it holds the fruit in and doesn't spring ‘down and out’. Floral wire is good. Use apples, oranges or strawberries. -What an inventive idea and a great DIY project to try
This reminds me of my Dad.his old lunch box & thermos & he made many bird houses & feeders & really liked to watch the birds in his backyard. He could identify countless birds. Cute bird houses made from a vintage lunch box and thermos.
Orioles in an Instant . Birds & Blooms: "You don't need a special feeder to invite orioles to your yard this spring. Just take an old suet cage feeder and fill it with oranges instead. The orioles will love this special treat!