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Spring Management – Part 4

John and Jim discuss how to tell when a colony needs feeding and what type of feeder should be used. Two colonies are fed both sugar syrup and protein substitute. 

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Questions:

  1. What type of feeder is used in this segment?
  2. Why are both sugar syrup and pollen substitute being fed?
  3. What is the recommended sugar to water ratio?