Gather the things you’ll need.,
Pop the popcorn and set aside.
In a large saucepan, bring the syrup and sugar to a boil.,
Add the gelatin to the syrup/sugar mixture.,
Add birdseed and stir until the seeds are well-blended.
Combine the syrup/birdseed mixture with the popcorn.,
Apply vegetable oil to your hands.,
Form balls with your hands; about the size of a tennis ball.
Tie or wire the popcorn balls to a tree branch and watch the birds enjoy this flavorful treat!
,, Remove from heat.
, Stir until the gelatin is dissolved.
,, With a large spoon or spatula, turn the popcorn mixture out onto waxed paper and allow the recipe to cool enough to handle in your hands.
, (Non-stick spray works, too.)