7935278_f520Create your very own eco-friendly bird feeder!


  • Oranges
  • Spoon
  • Pencil or pen
  • Twine
  • Scissors
  • Bird seed


1. Cut the orange in half. Using a spoon, scoop out half the pulp.

2. Poke three holes using the pencil, evenly spaced, about half an inch below the cut edge of the orange.

3. Cut 3 pieces of twine (8-9 inches long each).

4. String the twine through the holes and tie to secure the twine to the orange.

5. Tie the ends of the 3 pieces of twine together into one large knot.

6. Fill with birdseed and find a good spot to hang outside.

Thanks to FeltMagnet Crafts for the wonderful craft idea! Click here for directions on how to create other types of biodegradable bird feeders.