Peanuts For Birds

Wild bird peanuts are a great source of protein, fibre and fat for wild birds, particular during the colder months and the breeding season. Find out more about peanuts for birds here and how they can benefit your wild bird visitors

Which birds eat peanuts?

Many common wild birds will feast on peanuts. Common birds that feed on peanuts include:

  • Great tits
  • Blue tits
  • Long tailed tits
  • Finches
  • Starlings
  • House sparrows
  • Woodpeckers


Types of peanuts for birds

Peanuts are sold in many guises including:

All make excellent wild bird feed, but be aware that during ‘nesting’ season it is not advisable to feed whole peanuts to birds, except from a peanut feeder. This avoids the possibility of fledglings choking. Have a read of this guide on how to use peanuts as bird food.

Take a look at our range of bulk bird peanuts, including premium wild bird peanuts, split peanuts and whole peanuts.

Best priced peanuts for birds in the UK

Our premium peanuts for birds are among the lowest price in the UK, not to mention having some of the best customer feedback. Have a look at our competitor price comparison chart to find out how we could help you save.

What bird feeder do I need?

You should always use a specialised bird peanut feeder when feeding birds. We have plenty of options to choose from when it comes to style. Browse our range bird peanut feeders.

Once your order arrives it’s important that you store peanuts in a cool dry place and always ensure water is available.

To ensure your peanuts are within specified aflatoxin levels, always purchase from a reputable bird food supplier.

All prices include free next day UK delivery