Birdseed

The Pennypack Trust sells birdseed every day, year ‘round (except on Sundays in August when the Visitor Center is closed).

OIL SUNFLOWER SEED The best all-around choice for attracting cardinals, blue jays, titmice, nuthatches, finches, sparrows, chickadees, doves, woodpeckers, and grosbeaks.

CONSERVATION MIX A quality “no junk” mix of 30% oil sunflower, 40% white millet and 30% cracked corn. Conservation Mix is enjoyed by a variety of ground-feeding birds such as sparrows, juncos, towhees and doves.

ULTIMATE MIX A superior seed mix containing 44% white millet, 5% peanuts, 7.5% safflower, 40% oil sunflower, 2.5% sunflower chips, and 1% dried cherries.

DECK & PATIO BLEND A premium blend of 50% sunflower chips, 25% split peanuts and 25% hulled millet. This blend is designed to leave almost no mess under the feeder.

BACKYARD FEAST A popular premium mixture that contains 50% oil sunflower and 20% split peanuts. The remainder of the mix consists of striped sunflower, tree nuts and sunflower chips.

CRACKED CORN An inexpensive food for doves, sparrows, and waterfowl.

WHOLE KERNEL CORN The cheapest way to feed squirrels, rabbits, deer and blue jays.

CORN ON THE COB Dried corn on the cob can be used on squirrel feeders.

PEANUT HALVES Shelled peanut halves and pieces.

SAFFLOWER Attracts cardinals, titmice, doves, and house finches.

NIGER (THISTLE) SEED The best seed for attracting goldfinches, siskins, redpolls and other finches.

SUNFLOWER BITS Sunflower seeds without the shells – 100% edible seed without any mess under your feeder. Eaten by most seed eaters; favored by goldfinches and chickadees.

WHITE MILLET A great base for any seed mix. Enjoyed by many birds by itself or mixed with other seed.

SUET CAKES Great for attracting woodpeckers, nuthatches, and chickadees. Choices include Blueberry, Hi-Energy, Hot Pepper, Party Mix, Peanut Treat, Plain, Woodpecker, and Large Woodpecker Seed Cake.

SALT AND MINERAL BLOCKS Salt and mineral blocks attract deer and other mammals.