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This Recipe Is For The Birds!

La Crosse, WI, United States / KICKS 106.3
This Recipe Is For The Birds!

Directions for making safe hummingbird food:

  1. Mix 1 part sugar with 4 parts water and bring to a boil to kill any bacteria or mold present
  2. Cool and fill feeder
  3. Extra sugar water may be stored in a refrigerator
  4. Red dye should not be added .                                                                                                                             Weighing in at a little more than a penny, it must double its body weight in order to fuel its migration from breeding grounds in the Pacific Northwest (Alaska to northern California) to wintering grounds in central Mexico.

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