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  1. Treatment-Free Beekeeping
    I caught a swarm a couple weeks ago and I plan to feed them heavily to increase their chances of surviving the long Vermont winter. I'm giving them white sugar syrup but I'm wondering about nutrition. Processed sugar likely lacks the vitamins, minerals, and other trace compounds that nectar has...
  2. Bee Forum
    I was just thinking about the supplemental feeds that we feed our bees, in particular I've been wondering about what contaminants might be in the ingredients. Some of the ingredients we use to feed our honey bees: Soybean flour --> soybean seeds are treated with neonicotinoid insecticides...
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