It's that time of year to hang your hummingbird feeders.
If you hang multiple feeders like I do, buying the mix or liquid can get expensive. Those little buggers have a bottomless pit! They must eat more than their body weight every day.
Here is a safe and frugal way to feed your friends.
Hummingbird Nectar Recipe
Directions for making safe hummingbird food:
Mix 1 part sugar with 2 parts water and bring to a boil to kill any bacteria or mold present. Boil one minute.
Cool and fill feeder.
Extra sugar water may be stored in a refrigerator.
Red dye should not be added.
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