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A Remedy for Ants in the Hummingbird Feeder

I need help with ants in the hummingbird feeder.

By Linda from Port Angeles, WA

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A Remedy for Ants in the Hummingbird Feeder

Try spraying cooking spray on the hanger (cover the feeder with plastic wrap before spraying if feeder contains food, just to keep ports clean). I sprayed some on my mom's feeder, and didn't see any ants even near the feeder for the 3 days I was there. May have to reapply every so often, but I'm not sure. (05/30/2010)

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By agdb1958

A Remedy for Ants in the Hummingbird Feeder

I put a blob of Vaseline on the hook that is attached to my porch that I hang the feeder from. Just a good coating on the straight part of the hook will keep them from climbing down. (05/31/2010)

By Glenn'sMom

A Remedy for Ants in the Hummingbird Feeder

Vaseline on the cord it is hanging from will do the trick. Peace and blessings from Texas (06/01/2010)

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