One of the things we need to think about when it gets cold is our honeybees. God designed them to more or less take care of themselves, but it’s nice to give them a helping hand once in a while. One of the ways we do that is by putting sugar-water outside for them in case they need extra food.
The recipe is simple. Dissolve 5 pounds of sugar in 2 1/2 quarts of water. Here you can see Papa the Farmer making sugar-water with the master chef-in-residence. You can tell which one is the master chef, because of lovely