Ambrosia bee food syrup is a liquid, ready-to-use bee food with a balanced spectrum of sugar types (fructose, glucose, sucrose) and a base of the purest beet sugar. The high proportion of fructose prevents crystals from forming in the honeycombs.The high concentration of sugar makes the syrup resistant to microbiological spoilage. The ideal composition of the sugar type spectrum ensures that bees can make optimal use of the nutrients. The nutrient concentration / feed value is about 72,7%. 1 kg (or 1 litre) of ambrosia bee food syrup corresponds to 0,73 kg of crystallized sugar.ambrosia bee food syrup is especially beneficial for early and late winter feeding: Its special recipe means the food is as close as possible to natural bee food Easy intake and utilization - lower inversion effort protects the bee's energy balance. Tests have shown energy benefits of about 15%. High resistance to microbiological spoilage results in a longer shelf life Hygienic, time-saving and easy to use to prevent robbing, liquid food should be offered inside the hive only - avoid spilling food on the outside of the hive if possible, feeding should take place in the evening. Reduce entrance holes of nucleus colonies to a few centimetres.This product has a £5 surcharge in addition the standard shipping cost. This will be added automatically at the checkout.
Small items are sent by Royal Mail and larger items by DPD. When ordering large items please provide your phone number so that the courier can contact you if necessary.
Please note that when several items are ordered they may not all be delivered at the same time.
Delivery is free on orders over £200, including vat, to most parts of the UK. Products excluded from free delivery are honey jars, extractors, tanks, bee feeds and uncapping trays. Delivery for these items will be £4.99 plus surcharge where applicable.
For orders under £200, our standard delivery charge is £4.99.
Indicates large and heavy items which incur a £5 surcharge per item.
Scottish Islands, parts of northern Scotland, Channel Islands, Northern Ireland, Isle of Wight, Isle of Man and Scilly Isles: All orders will incur a carriage surcharge of £9.99.
Deliveries outside UK: If you wish to place an order for delivery outside of the UK. Please call us on 0344 326 2010 and we will be happy to quote for the order and cost of delivery.
Some of our products are not suitable for sending via Royal Mail or courier and can only be purchased by visiting our shop. These items are clearly marked on our website.