Cracked corn is a commonly used food that can attract a variety of wildlife and wild birds. Cracked corn are corn kernels that have been dried and cracked into pieces that are easy for birds to eat. Cracked corn is high in both protein and fiber and is an excellent supplemental food to offer backyard birds.
Wild birds that eat cracked corn include: doves, blackbirds, sparrows, juncos and northern bobwhites. Squirrels, raccoons, deer and opossum will also eat cracked corn.