I put rocks in them to begin with, but so many bees were coming to the sugar 
water, that they ran out of landing places. Afterwards, I dould out that  
neighbor got 8 hives so he cold sell the honey.  Seems I am feeding his bees.


---- MaiMaiPG <maima...@gmail.com> wrote: 
> You aren't nuts....try putting clean rocks in the sauces so they don't  
> fall in or, if they do, can get out.
> On Aug 6, 2011, at 3:01 PM, Lorrie wrote:
> 
> > No you aren't nuts.......
> > That's a very kind thing to do....... Honey bees are having a
> > difficult time surviving due to pesticides and the tracheal mite
> > that can kill entire hives.
> >
> > We've got some very kind hearted people in this group......
> > People here seem to regard all life as worthwhile regardless
> > of whether it's a pet or another little creature who also
> > wants to live.
> >
> > Lorrie
> >
> > On 08-06, dlg...@windstream.net wrote:
> >
> >> I put out saucers of sugar water for the bees and wasps so they
> >> will leave the hummingbird feeders alone.  They were so crowded
> >> that some were landing on top of others, pushing them into the
> >> water.  They were drowning so I scooped them out on my fingers and
> >> spred them out on the deck railing.  I went into the house for
> >> paper towels to absorb some of the water.  When I got back out,
> >> others were licking it off the others and cleaning their wings so
> >> the could fly.  Only lost 5 out of 50. I know, I am nuts, but
> >> honeybees are having a hard time these days and we need them to
> >> pollinate our plants.
> >>
> >
> >
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