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Bee Feeding Sugar Syrup Recipe
Spring Feeding (or for brood buildup)
1:1 Mixture (sugar:water)
Mix one part sugar to one part water by weight OR volume:
One 4 pound bag of sugar mixed with two quarts of water
Fall Feeding (or for winter storage)
2:1 Mixture (sugar:water)
Mix two parts of sugar to one part water by weight OR volume:
One 4 pound bag of sugar mixed with one quart of water (warm water helps)
Mix until fully dissolved
Sugar Candy Recipe
10 pounds of white granulated sugar
8 ounces ( one cup ) of water
Mix well- you now have "wet sugar". Make slabs on wax paper to fit under the inner cover. Let them sit at room temperature overnight. Next day they will be as hard as a brick.