To start with something worth saying:
**Do not feed bees honey. **If you find a tired bee, mix it up some sugar solution. One crystal of caster sugar to one drop of water should do. Honey from the shops, which is usually from a foreign country, and even honey from a more local hive can contain fungal spores which can cause serious diseases, like American Foul Brood.
Now that’s over, let’s move from feeding individual bees to the feeding of tens of thousands.
In my post on the installation of a nucleus I showed the improvised bottle contact-feeder in action.
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