How to make fat balls/cakes for birds

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Posted 29th Apr
Fat balls needn’t be shop bought;
You can use all sorts of



kitchen scraps such as cheese and dry porridge oats. Just mix with



melted lard or suet and set in the fridge overnight.

Step by Step guide to make Fat ball for the birds by Gardeners World
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Thanks was thinking about this as my mate Robin always hangs around when I’m gardening. On Sunday he brought his bird too and I thought I should get some food in just for them. I didn’t know birds ate cheese.
Mush up cooked fat, poultry skin, pork skin etc with oats in a food processor. All that fat's better in the birds than in your body.
Fat balls for birds is one of my favourite films
Thanks for the tip, I'll give this a go.
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