Niger Seed is an oily rich seed high in omega 3, minerals and antioxidants. Niger is a natural anti-inflammatory that also helps lower blood pressure. Have great healing properties internally and externally.
It can be fed all year round, although some prefer to give in limited quantities.
Niger Bird seed is one of the favourite seeds of goldfinches, Siskins, Common Redpolls and other small-billed seed eating birds also nuthatches and other small birds eating it.
If your birds are feed in an aviary when Niger seed gets mouldy its bad for your birds, remove and do not feed.