Brown Rice Syrup

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beemanjack
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Brown Rice Syrup

Post by beemanjack » Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:34 pm

Does anyone know anything about using brown rice syrup (organic sweetener) as supplemental feed for bees?

Jacobs
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Re: Brown Rice Syrup

Post by Jacobs » Wed Aug 15, 2018 3:36 pm

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brown_rice_syrup

I hadn't heard of it, so I did a search and turned up this article. Toward the end it mentions an arsenic content that may be of concern to people. I don't know about bees.

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