Archive for March, 2021

Do More By Doing Less In Your Garden

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Are you eager to get out in the garden? There is a very good reason to wait on cleaning your garden – pollinators.
Many pollinators, like bees and butterflies, overwinter in dead plant material. They ride out the cold weather there and emerge in spring to do their good work. By removing dead material too early, […]

Best Birding Guide Selection In Town

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Our selection of birding guides is second to none. We have guides about birds in your backyard, but we also carry light weight, water proof, easy-to-pack guides to take on your birding adventures!
Visit our Downtown Helena location or contact us with any questions today!

Hummingbirds Return This Month

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

It’s time to hang your hummingbird feeders! Hummingbirds begin to arrive mid-month. We carry bottled nectar, but if you want to make your own, it’s easy!

Mix 1 part sugar with 4 parts water, heat on low and stir until the sugar is dissolved. Do not add red dye. Dyes can be harmful to birds.
Cool mixture, […]

Nesting Bird Necessities

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Birdhouse by Butte artist Lou Parrett
Need tips on what kind of birdhouse is best for your backyard birds? Come see us. We’ll help you pick out the best birdhouse for your yard and give you ideas about the ideal location for the house.
Visit our Downtown Helena location or contact us with any questions today!

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 49 – Winter Bird Care Tips

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Winter  is BACK! Birds & Beasley’s owner Sandy Shull is, too. She tells you how to care for your backyard birds and see them safely through winter’s frigid temps.

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 42 – What to Feed Winter Birds

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

What should you feed non-migratory birds during the winter? Birds & Beasleys owner Sandy Shull is here to answer your backyard bird feeding questions. Call us with yours! 406-449-0904.

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 39 – Fall Hummingbird Migration

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Hummingbirds are on the move! Birds & Beasleys owner Sandy Shull is here in this edition of “Let’s Ask Sandy!” to answer your fall hummingbird migration and feeding questions. More questions? Give us a jingle at 406.449.0904. We’re here to help.

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 37 – Summer Hummingbird Migration

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Birds & Beasleys owner Sandy Shull is here with another edition of Let’s Ask Sandy! Today, she talks about why and when you might see more hummingbirds in Western Montana, and how to care for them on their journey south. Stop in for a free handout on how to make your own nectar or pick up some concentrate!

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 36 – Summer Bird Spotting

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Wanna learn how and where to go birding in Helena? We can help! Join us for one of our summer Guided Bird Walks! Birds & Beasleys owner Sandy Shull fills you in on the details in this episode of Let’s Ask Sandy!

Let’s Ask Sandy: Episode 28 – Spring Clean Before Spring?

Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Spring birds are on their way to you! Get ready for them with this timely advice from Birds & Beasleys owner Sandy Shull.


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