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Bee Feeding Recipes: When feeding bees, it is the sugar, not the water that the bees need. By mixing the sugar to water at different ratios, the beekeeper can encourage certain behaviors. Below are sugar syrup recipes from Keith Tignor, State Apiarist, and the actions they stimulate within the hive. Also included are candy recipes and instructions for dry sugar feeding used as emergency winter food when temperatures are below 50 degrees Fahrenheit.

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from Instructables.com

Honey Bee syrup

Wanting to do everything I can to help out my Honey Bees I started to make my own syrup for both my hives.

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from Whole-Fed Homestead

Small Batch Maple Syrup-Making: You Only Need 1 Tree

Maple Boiling: Small Batch Maple Syrup-Making: You Only Need 1 Tree! How to make maple syrup at home without sugar maples. Whole-Fed Homestead

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Photography: Jodee Debes Photography - jodeedebes.com Read More: http://www.stylemepretty.com/living/2015/01/13/lavender-bees-knees-cocktail/

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Lavender Bee’s Knees – A Gin Cocktail

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