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Hummingbird Syrup for Feeders

Hummingbird Syrup for Feeders created by Sharon123

This is a cheap recipe for hummingbird feeders my step mother-in-law uses all the time and she says it works as well as the syrup you buy in stores.

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  • Mix the water and sugars together. Add a few drops of red food coloring to attrached the birds. Store in the fridge to keep until you need it.
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"This is a cheap recipe for hummingbird feeders my step mother-in-law uses all the time and she says it works as well as the syrup you buy in stores."
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  1. traderslostart
    Never ever put red food dye in this recipe. It is harmful to the birds and can cause the syrup to spoil quicker. Use 1 part sugar with 4 parts water and bring to a boil to kill any bacteria or mold present.
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  2. Sharon123
    Hummingbird Syrup for Feeders Created by Sharon123
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  3. Sharon123
    Easy and the hummingbirds don't know the difference! Thank you! Made for New Kids on the Block game.
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  4. GingerlyJ
    This really works and is 100 times cheaper than store-bought which is the same thing
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  5. Pioneer Nana
    This is a great recipe for the hummingbird feeders.I've using this for about 20 years, the hummingbirds love it.
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