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Recipe for making sugar water for hummingbirds - see how to at empressofdirt.net/hummingbird-quiz

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Hummingbird Food & Recipe:Boil 4parts water and 1part white sugar for 2min. Clean feeder once a week.

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~Hummingbird food~ 4 cups water & 1 cup sugar. Bring water to a boil, add sugar and stir until dissolved. Allow to cool. Once cooled fill feeder.

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Help pass on this information. So many still using syrup with red dye.

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Hummingbird Nectar Recipe 1 part sugar/4 parts water Boil the water first, then measure and add sugar, at the rate of 1/4 cup of sugar to 1 cup of water. Let cool and store excess in refrigerator until ready to use. Do not add food coloring, honey (which ferments), or artificial sweetener, which has no nutritional value. You will need to clean your feeder about once a week. According to the National Audubon Society

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Attracting Hummingbirds

Attracting Hummingbirds

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from eBay

6 Creative Ways to Use Mason Jars in the Garden

Mason jar style hummingbird feeders are not only super cute but they are very easy to fill and clean, which is really important to be sure the sugar water is fresh and clean for the hummers. #sponsored

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from Diy & Crafts Ideas Magazine

10 Different and Great Garden project Anyone Can Make 10

How to Attract & Care for Hummingbirds (Plants to Grow, Homemade Hummingbird Food) -- great project for kids.

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from ThriftyFun

Keeping Bees Out of the Hummingbird Feeder

Keeping Bees Away from a Hummingbird Feeder. Note: The nectar recipe on this page is incorrect. The right ratio is 4 parts water to 1 part sugar. 4 cups of water with 1 cup of sugar.

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from The Gardening Cook

DIY Humming bird Nectar

DIY hummingbird nectar is so easy to make and less expensive than store bought.

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