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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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Apple Bees Knees Cocktail

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Raw Coconut & Turmeric Chocolate Truffles

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This trick could help you save a bumble bee

This simple trick could help you to save an endangered bumble bee - http://www.goodhousekeeping.co.uk/news/trick-could-help-save-bumble-bee-sugar-syrup-endangered-species

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Found a tired looking bee? You can help bring it back to life! Mix two tablespoons of sugar with one tablespoons of water and put it in a small receptacle to help that bee get back on track.

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Lavender Bee’s Knees – A Gin Cocktail

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