I was just watching several house sparrows systematically going around my hummingbird feeder pecking at each feeding port. I assume they were snacking on ants!
Subject: Option for keeping ants off feeders
From: lannychambers AT gmail.com
OTOH, ........These are all good choices, without applying dangerous
substances like grease/oil/vaseline to hummer feeders.
Can one use Vaseline AROUND a window mount (half type ) feeder as a
barrier to ants?
The Vaseline does not touch the feeder but is in a thin layer on the
Thank you for assistance.
St. Louis co.
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