Feeding Honey Bees 101

Many new beekeepers are surprised to learn that even established colonies need to be fed certain times of the year. Feed the bees? Wait a sec! I thought that’s the reason we got honey bees … so they can feed us. Don’t worry; they will in good time! Take care of your colonies and you’ll earn the sweet reward of home-produced honey. There’s nothing quite like it! 

The truth is, even the honey bee’s incredible talents are stretched too far when resources aren’t available. Here’s a helpful one-page CHEAT SHEET on feeding your bees. Print it out and keep it in your honey house as a reminder!

  • Learn about the two most critical times of year to feed
  • Explore what to feed and how to feed it
  • Dive into the differences between nectar and pollen and why bees need both
  • Ensure you are feeding the right ratios of sugar to water for the season
  • Plus, learn what NOT to do

CLICK HERE to get your pdf!

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