Subject: Re: Hummingbird feeder question
Date: May 10 12:27:21 1995
From: Ted Becker - tbecker at

On Wed, 10 May 1995, Jon Anderson wrote:

> moldy/fermented more quickly. I understand that you should not use Honey
> (these birds are *not* politically/environmentally correct) as it can
> cause problems - Tweeters, does anyone know what the problem with honey
> and hummers is?

I have heard two stories one is that honey kills them, the other is that
they cannot digest it. Either way don't use.