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Sugar Cake Recipe for Bees [as a nutritional supplement for extra long, cold winters]. Measure precisely: 7.5 oz. water added to 5 lbs. granulated sugar in large mixing bowl. Add couple drops of food grade essential oils (lemon grass or HoneyB Healthy). Add couple drops of apple cider vinegar. Mix together. Pat 1" thick into bread or cake pans and let dry overnight. Store in airtight container until time to add to hive.

Sugar Cake Recipe for Bees [as a nutritional supplement for extra long, cold winters]. water added to 5 lbs. granulated sugar in large mixing bowl. Add couple drops of food grade essential oils (lemon grass or HoneyB Healthy)

Ant moat. Legs of your hive stand go in this. You put oil in the outer layer to keep the ants out.

Ant Moat ~ Found this for my beekeeping, but going to apply this idea to make an outdoor food bowl for the dogs. ~~ "Legs of your hive stand go in this. You put oil in the outer layer to keep the ants out.

Old Dresser turned into a new Bee Hive

Obviously the whole reason to set up, maintain, and stock a beehive is to harvest honey. You will know that it is time to harvest the honey when you look i