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Wintering - syrup concentration

  • 18 Apr 2016 11:06 AM
    Message # 3967292
    Andrew Wootton (Administrator)

    (Posted on behalf of a member) I am thinking ahead to make sure that there is enough food for my bees over winter.  Some people say that I should feed the bees a 2:1, sugar to water ratio, syrup in late autumn if there is insufficient honey remains in the hive, but I am also told that the ratio should be 1:1 in spring. Why does the volume of sugar change.

    Last modified: 18 Apr 2016 11:18 AM | Andrew Wootton (Administrator)

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