Save yourself the hassle of making fondant from scratch! Now available in the beekeeping department – bulk fondant for $3.00 per pound. Fondant is prepackaged in various sizes. Flatten or cut into smaller portions with a knife or cheese wire, and place in the inner cover or on the frames inside your hive. A quick google image search of “winter fondant feeding for bees” will show you the many ways clever beekeepers have devised to use fondant in their hives.
Fondant provides a great source of emergency carbohydrates during the winter when stores may be running low.