I am going to use honey bee healthy as an additive to my feeding , my question is I have read on this forum that honey bee healthy can cause honey robbing . If all my hives are being fed HBH is this something I still need be concerned with.
HBH is very strongly scented.
When your strong colonies run out of their HBH feed bucket (and they will be the first, because they are strong) they will then go looking for more (which they will smell at the weak colonies and rob it from them.)
Reduce all entrances.
If I were going to feed in a mixed yard, I would not use HBH or any other attractive additive, maybe just a little lemon in the sugar water and feed only the weaker ones with bucket feeders enclosed and all entrances reduced, upper entrances blocked.
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