How much food do you put in a hummingbird feeder?

Answer The recipe for the nectar is 1 part regular white sugar dissolved in 4 parts water. Fill the hummingbird feeder to the top with the food and change it once a week, or when empty. The amount of humm... Read More »

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Which Animals Can Get Food from a Hummingbird Feeder?

Hummingbirds drink a red nectar, a sugar water mixture, out of specially designed feeders. The sweet sugar scent attracts many other animals and insects, such as ants, bees, bears, and raccoons. Hu... Read More »

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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.

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How much food is enough to put in a hummingbird's feeder?

Because a hummingbird would rather starve than eat spoiled food, it is best to fill the feeder according to how much your hummingbirds eat. Fill the feeder at half capacity (e.g., 6 oz. for a 12 o... Read More »