Ace Wild Bird Food

Item no: 81995 | 082901819950
$9.99
100  Estimated 
Size : 20 LB
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  • 20 lb.
  • Contains: 4% Blackoil Sunflower, 15% Millet, 42% Milo, 30% Cracked Corn, 7% Wheat and 2% Calcium Carb
  • Vitamins and minerals have been added to the mix
  • Helps wild birds through long winters and times of stress brought on by breeding and migration


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4.2

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90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (6)
  • Attracts the right animals (4)
  • Attractive (3)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Year round (4)
    • For self/couple (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Budget shopper (23), Midrange shopper (10)
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      • Couple no kids (9), Family older kids (5), Single female (5)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Now we have so many birds feasting!

    I have never been much of a bird watcher, but my last trip to Ace I saw this bag and bought it to help birds through rough winter. First day I thought that there...Read complete review

    I have never been much of a bird watcher, but my last trip to Ace I saw this bag and bought it to help birds through rough winter. First day I thought that there was somethig wrong with the feeder since I had not seen any birds. My husband was joking: it has been 20-30 yrs since anyone fed them. Next morning I woke up to a surprise. We have male and female woodpecker, cardinal, blue jay and many other smaller birds of different types that I have not seen before. At one time I counted 10 of them. The only minus is that I may need another bag or two next week.

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Most Birds Don't Eat Milo

    Very few wild birds eat milo which is 39% of this product. The best product in this mix is black oil sunflower seeds and that's only 4% of the mix. Ive been a birder...Read complete review

    Very few wild birds eat milo which is 39% of this product. The best product in this mix is black oil sunflower seeds and that's only 4% of the mix. Ive been a birder for 27 years, trust me, this is a waste of money.

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    5.0

    Good price, good service, fast shipping

    By Heather

    from Vero Beach, Fl.

    About Me Budget Shopper

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          Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

          The birds and squirrels eat this up and give me a great deal of entertainment watching them.

          • I Am A:
          • Single Female
           
          3.0

          OK for the price

          By Pearlymae

          from New York

          About Me Budget Shopper

          Verified Buyer

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                Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                I was looking to save a bit of money feeding the outdoor birds so bought this seed.This seed is just OK.A lot of powder waste material at the bottom of the bag.Not the greatest quality but acceptable.

                 
                4.0

                Great price

                By Tammy

                from Glenville NY

                About Me Midrange Shopper

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • For Self/Couple

                    Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                    The price is Great I have a squirrel proof feeder that works great I buy Expensive food for this, but the ground feeders are afraid of feeder. So the price was just right for them good product for them.

                    • I Am A:
                    • Couple No Kids

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    4.0

                    Minimal Waste

                    By Big Grandma

                    from Tinley Park, Il

                    About Me Budget Shopper

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Very Little Waste

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                        I bought seed from another source and the bottom of the bag was bird food dust. That is not so with this seed. You get your money's worth with this product.

                        • I Am A:
                        • Single Female

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Great Price

                        By tom

                        from dumont nj

                        About Me Budget Shopper

                        Verified Buyer

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                          Cons

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                              Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                              general feeding,good mix for the price. The cheapeast 20lb I could find.

                              • I Am A:
                              • Single Male

                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              I buy this bid seed when it is on sale.

                              By Brad M.

                              from Fountain Hills AZ.

                              About Me Budget Shopper

                              Pros

                              • Easy Open

                              Cons

                              • None

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                The Quail and doves love this seed.numerous other wild birds come often,for a snack. Tho Quail come to my back door to remind me to come out and feed them. I now have 3 generations visiting me.

                                • I Am A:
                                • Couple No Kids

                                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                My birds love it!

                                By Lomick

                                from PA

                                About Me Midrange Shopper

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Doesn't Sprout
                                • Great Price
                                • No Wasted Seed

                                Cons

                                • None

                                Best Uses

                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                  Our wild birds love this seed. I fill my feeder three times a day!

                                  • I Am A:
                                  • Couple No Kids

                                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  1.0

                                  POOR QUALITY BIRD FOOD

                                  By Marr

                                  from New York

                                  About Me Midrange Shopper

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                                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                        This will attract only birds that you don't want such as starlings. Don't waste your money.

                                        • I Am A:
                                        • Family Older Kids

                                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        5.0

                                        The birds love it!

                                        By Dave

                                        from Wasco, OR

                                        About Me Budget Shopper

                                        Verified Buyer

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                                          Cons

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                                              Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                              We were having a problem with birds getting into the chicken coop, eating the chicken feed and making a mess. We positioned a feeder outside the barnyard, and filled it with Ace Wild Bird Food. No more birds in the coop! Ace Wild Bird Food is one of the few brands that is less expensive than chicken feed!

                                              • I Am A:
                                              • Couple No Kids

                                              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              Bird Feed

                                              By Sue

                                              from Palmetto Bay, Fl

                                              About Me Midrange Shopper

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Great Packaging

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                  Good selection of seeds and corn. Package very strong. Price is right.

                                                  • I Am A:
                                                  • Family Older Kids

                                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                                   
                                                  5.0

                                                  Birds are in ecstasy with this seed!

                                                  By Linda

                                                  from Alpharetta, GA

                                                  About Me Midrange Shopper

                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                  Pros

                                                  • Easy to Use

                                                  Cons

                                                    Best Uses

                                                      Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                      HIGH quality bird seed @ a very good price.
                                                      Birds will swarm your feeders with this seed!
                                                      This seed is a magnet for beautiful birds.

                                                      • I Am A:
                                                      • Couple No Kids

                                                      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                       
                                                      5.0

                                                      The birds loved it!

                                                      By Wild bird lover

                                                      from Florida

                                                      About Me Budget Shopper

                                                      Verified Buyer

                                                      Pros

                                                        Cons

                                                          Best Uses

                                                          • Blue Jayscardinalsdoves

                                                          Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                          I feed this food to the wild birds like Blue Jays,Cardinals and two kinds of Doves and they seem to love it since I feed them four times a day and they "clean the plate".

                                                          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                           
                                                          5.0

                                                          Really good price and Value!

                                                          By Gram

                                                          from Portland, Oregon

                                                          About Me Budget Shopper

                                                          Verified Buyer

                                                          Pros

                                                          • Easy to Use

                                                          Cons

                                                            Best Uses

                                                              Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                              Birds love it and the price is such I can feed lots of birds.

                                                              • I Am A:
                                                              • Family Older Kids

                                                              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                               
                                                              4.0

                                                              Saved our lives

                                                              By Sparrows

                                                              from Riverside Park, New York City

                                                              About Me Midrange Shopper

                                                              Verified Buyer

                                                              Pros

                                                                Cons

                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                  • Small Gatherings

                                                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                  Birdseed is a big hit this cold winter. Feathered friends in a city park
                                                                  are eating two quarts a day. This is a real crowd pleaser.
                                                                  The sparrows who wrote this review wish Ace kept 20 pound bags
                                                                  in stock; as it is we have to order two 20 pound bags every 2 weeks.

                                                                  • I Am A:
                                                                  • Single Female

                                                                  (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                   
                                                                  4.0

                                                                  ACE WILD BIRD FOOD

                                                                  By KEN

                                                                  from MARTH'S VINEYARD MA.

                                                                  About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                  Verified Buyer

                                                                  Pros

                                                                  • Cleans Easily
                                                                  • Durable
                                                                  • Easy to Use

                                                                  Cons

                                                                  • None Of These

                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                  • For Self/Couple
                                                                  • Portable Use

                                                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                  IT FEEDS THE BIRDS AND TURKEY, SQUIRRELS, AND THAT'S WHAT I BUY IT FOR..

                                                                  • I Am A:
                                                                  • Single Male

                                                                  (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                   
                                                                  5.0

                                                                  My Birds LOVE This

                                                                  By Bobbi

                                                                  from Troy, IL

                                                                  About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                  Pros

                                                                  • Well Balanced

                                                                  Cons

                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                      Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                      This is a terrific mix of Sunflower, Millet and Corn. The price for a 20lb bag is very reasonable, but boy do I LOVE it when it's on sale!! I'll buy 5 or 6 bags at a time! We go through a lot in the winter. I can find larger bags of different brands for less money...but they are mostly corn and dust. This ACE brand is the best we've found so far!

                                                                      • I Am A:
                                                                      • Couple No Kids

                                                                      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                       
                                                                      4.0

                                                                      I WOULD BUY THIS AGAIN

                                                                      By ROSE

                                                                      from WEST COVINA

                                                                      About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                      Verified Buyer

                                                                      Pros

                                                                      • Good Mix Of Seed

                                                                      Cons

                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                          Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                          We feed outdoor birds all year round. Apparently bird seed is affected by seasonal crops so the price of this product varies. I buy bird seed when it is offered on sale by Ace and other stores.

                                                                          • I Am A:
                                                                          • Couple No Kids

                                                                          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                           
                                                                          5.0

                                                                          I would buy this product again and again

                                                                          By Paul

                                                                          from Sparks, NV

                                                                          About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                          Verified Buyer

                                                                          Pros

                                                                          • Easy to Use

                                                                          Cons

                                                                            Best Uses

                                                                            • Backyard Critters Love It

                                                                            Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                            economical for our backyard wildlife feeding

                                                                            • I Am A:
                                                                            • Couple No Kids

                                                                            (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                             
                                                                            5.0

                                                                            great deal for me

                                                                            By jon the nature boy

                                                                            from thornton co.

                                                                            About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                            Pros

                                                                            • Easy to Use

                                                                            Cons

                                                                              Best Uses

                                                                                Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                my birds love it, sparrows, doves, blue jays.

                                                                                • I Am A:
                                                                                • Family Older Kids

                                                                                (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                 
                                                                                5.0

                                                                                Gotta love that cracked corn!

                                                                                By Tom

                                                                                from New Orleans

                                                                                About Me Midrange Shopper

                                                                                Verified Buyer

                                                                                Pros

                                                                                • Durable
                                                                                • Easily Digestible

                                                                                Cons

                                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                                  • Large Gatherings

                                                                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                  Fill bird feeders & go! We have 3 bird feeders & the price is right. We even get the large 5' sunflowers popping up every now & then from dropped seeds.

                                                                                  • I Am A:
                                                                                  • Family Young Kids

                                                                                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                   
                                                                                  4.0

                                                                                  A good deal for the cost

                                                                                  By AZ Garden Lover

                                                                                  from Goodyear, AZ

                                                                                  About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                  Verified Reviewer

                                                                                  Pros

                                                                                    Cons

                                                                                    • Too Much Cracked Corn

                                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                                    • Year Around

                                                                                    Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                    We go through about a bag a week using 4 different feeders. It attracts quite a variety of our feathered friends, mostly English sparrows, but a good number of red face finches along with morning, white wing and miniature Inca doves. So far no really colorful birds such as cardinals, yellow finches, etc yet but we're waiting.

                                                                                    My only complaint would be the pieces of cracked corn tends to be too big for the average song bird to consume, this includes the larger morning and white wing doves. Pigeons shouldn't have any trouble with the corn but thankfully we don't have them visiting our feeders.

                                                                                    I wait till it goes on sale then buy several bags at once. Stores very well in a dry cool garage.

                                                                                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                     
                                                                                    4.0

                                                                                    A good deal for the cost

                                                                                    By AZ Garden Lover

                                                                                    from Goodyear, AZ

                                                                                    About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                    Pros

                                                                                      Cons

                                                                                      • Too Much Cracked Corn

                                                                                      Best Uses

                                                                                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                        We go through about a bag in a week using 4 different feeders. It attracts quite a variety of our feathered friends, mostly English sparrows, but a good number of red face finches along with morning, white wing and miniature Inca doves. So far no really colorful birds such as cardinals, yellow finches, etc yet but we're waiting.

                                                                                        My only complaint would be the pieces of cracked corn tends to be too big for the average song bird to consume, this includes the larger morning and white wing doves. Pigeons shouldn't have any trouble with the corn but thankfully we don't have them visiting our feeders.

                                                                                        I wait till it goes on sale then buy several bags at once. Stores very well in a dry cool garage.

                                                                                        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                         
                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                        Overpriced

                                                                                        By Bish

                                                                                        from Los Alamitos, CA

                                                                                        About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                        Pros

                                                                                        • Good mix of feed

                                                                                        Cons

                                                                                        • OVERPRICED by double

                                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                                          Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                          In early 2011 this product was on sale for [$]. We love to put out seed and see 15 doves regularly, a record of around 60. But at this price we must stop feeding them. This has become more of a luxury item now!

                                                                                          • I Am A:
                                                                                          • Family Older Kids

                                                                                          (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                           
                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                          Keeps the birds coming back for more!

                                                                                          By Phyllis

                                                                                          from Colorado Springs, Co.

                                                                                          About Me Midrange Shopper

                                                                                          Verified Reviewer

                                                                                          Pros

                                                                                          • Good combo for all sizes

                                                                                          Cons

                                                                                          • Goffers like it too

                                                                                          Best Uses

                                                                                          • Year round

                                                                                          Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                          A few years back a pair of Ring Neck Turtle Doves showed up (Colorado?!) and I couldn't stand watching them try to forage in the road so I started buying this seed for them and they have done very well. The winter Oregon and Gray Juncos love it!

                                                                                          • I Am A:
                                                                                          • Single Female

                                                                                          (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                           
                                                                                          5.0

                                                                                          Great for the price

                                                                                          By Terri

                                                                                          from Modesto,ca

                                                                                          About Me Budget Shopper

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                                                                                            Cons

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                                                                                                Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                We've bought much more expensive brands only to find this attracts the same birds for far less the cost. We add a little sunflower seed to the mix that we buy seperately. It works out to be a great bargain, and we have a variety of birds visit our backyard daily.

                                                                                                • I Am A:
                                                                                                • Couple No Kids

                                                                                                (6 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                                 
                                                                                                3.0

                                                                                                A good but not great bird food.

                                                                                                By Lisa

                                                                                                from Zebulon, Georgia

                                                                                                About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                                Verified Reviewer

                                                                                                Pros

                                                                                                • Easy to Use

                                                                                                Cons

                                                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                                                  • For Self/Couple

                                                                                                  Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                  I purchased this product for two elderly neighbors and they are very happy with the birds that are attracted. Sparrows and nuthatches clean up what the larger birds leave both in the feeder and on the ground. Prior to the black bird migration, the birds most attracted were cardinals, nuthatches and sparrows. Now, they have to compete with redwinged blackbirds, starlings, grackles, and cowbirds.

                                                                                                  If you want to attract special breeds, get something else. If you just like watching birds and would like to help all species through the winter and have plenty of activity to watch. This is a good alternative and very reasonably priced.

                                                                                                  • I Am A:
                                                                                                  • Single Female

                                                                                                  (5 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                                   
                                                                                                  5.0

                                                                                                  Now we have so many birds feasting!

                                                                                                  By Nik0022

                                                                                                  from Oley, PA

                                                                                                  About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                                  Pros

                                                                                                  • Attracts The Right Animals

                                                                                                  Cons

                                                                                                    Best Uses

                                                                                                      Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                      I have never been much of a bird watcher, but my last trip to Ace I saw this bag and bought it to help birds through rough winter. First day I thought that there was somethig wrong with the feeder since I had not seen any birds. My husband was joking: it has been 20-30 yrs since anyone fed them. Next morning I woke up to a surprise. We have male and female woodpecker, cardinal, blue jay and many other smaller birds of different types that I have not seen before. At one time I counted 10 of them. The only minus is that I may need another bag or two next week.

                                                                                                      (4 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                                       
                                                                                                      5.0

                                                                                                      Wonderful Product for the Price!!

                                                                                                      By Mark

                                                                                                      from Enumclaw, WA

                                                                                                      About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                                      Pros

                                                                                                      • Attractive
                                                                                                      • Attracts The Right Animals

                                                                                                      Cons

                                                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                                                        • Year Round

                                                                                                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                        Love this Product here in the Northwest, the Smaller Bird's can't eat the Corn, but send it out on the Ground for my Squirrel's to Eat, and they just love this. So I feed both my Bird and Squirrel's with one Item.

                                                                                                        (7 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                                         
                                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                                        Fair quality seed for the sale prices

                                                                                                        By Mike

                                                                                                        from Las Vegas, Nevada

                                                                                                        About Me Budget Shopper

                                                                                                        Pros

                                                                                                        • Attractive

                                                                                                        Cons

                                                                                                        • Attracts pigeonsdoves

                                                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                                                        • Year Round

                                                                                                        Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                        I find the seed to be less than top grade. The past 4 bags have contained a lot of small white worms as well as a cob web effect on the inside of the bags. I hope this is not harmful to the birds. Other wise I buy max quanties allowed when there is a big sale going on. I make bird feeders for fun and keep expermenting with different types. Thanks Ace for the special sales you do have on the bird seed.

                                                                                                          (8 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                                                                                                           
                                                                                                          3.0

                                                                                                          Why not re-sealable?

                                                                                                          By David

                                                                                                          from Montpelier, VA

                                                                                                          About Me Midrange Shopper

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                                                                                                                Comments about ACE HARDWARE Ace Wild Bird Food:

                                                                                                                Many products have a re-sealable zip lock closure below the opener... not this bag! When you open it you have 19 lbs of dumpable bird seed, also the plastic handle comes off with
                                                                                                                the opening strip DUH!

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