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What May Be Fed

Categories: FEEDING.
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Inferior honey may be used for this purpose; Southern or West India is

good, and costs but little. Even molasses sugar mixed with it will do;

but they do not relish it so well when fed without the honey. I have

usually taken about equal quantities of each, adding a pint of water to

ten pounds of this mixture, and making it as hot as it will bear

without boiling over, and skimming it.