How do you clean out the gourd?
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There are many ways to do this. If you want the gourd to be a birdhouse, you will cut a hole in the side, and pull out as much of the seed as possible. then let it dry. Alternatively, you can hang the gourd somewhere dry and dark until its fully dry, and the seeds will be able to rattle inside. For this method, there is no need to clean out the gourd.