Take the guesswork out this process by using the guide we've provided below. It gives you the most preferred foods by species, as well as recommended feeders. Keep in mind, these are only favorites and not the only foods a species may eat.
For your part, take some time to observe the feeding height of your favorite birds and whether they eat near cover or out in the open. This will help you determine where to place your food and feeders in your yard. Also, you'll get more visitors if you keep your feeders meticulously clean to help prevent the spread of bacteria and disease.