Can you put refined sugar in a hummingbird feeder?

Answer Hummingbirds will adore your feeder if you put refined white sugar in it. Do not use honey, red dye, red gelatin, brown sugar or other sugars, as they can be dangerous or fatal to the hummingbird.S... Read More »

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Is sugar alcohol also calssified as refined sugar?

Technically it is not a sugar. It is chemicals stripped off sugar but no granule. It is used mostly to trick people into buying sugar-free. But really it just more poison the liver has to filter.

How to Get Rid of Bees on a Hummingbird Feeder?

There is nothing more relaxing than lounging outside to watch the amazing flutter of hummingbirds in the summer. There is nothing more agitating than being swarmed by buzzing bees and wasps while t... Read More »

How to Hang a Hummingbird Feeder?

Hummingbird feeders are a brilliant addition to any yard or garden- their proper hanging and placement can ensure enjoyment all season long, for bird and watcher alike.

Is raw sugar better for you than refined sugar?

On One Hand: Raw Retains NutrientsAlthough raw sugar has undergone some refinement, it is much less processed than refined sugar. Small amounts of nutrients stripped away during the processing of r... Read More »