Ultimate 3-Season Direct Feeder


Ultimate 3-Season Direct Feeder is the ‘Next Generation’ bee friendly/user friendly universal feeder that outperforms all other for Spring, Fall and Winter feeding; all without disturbing the bees or the hive.

  • Ultimate 3-Season Direct Feeder is great to use for early season Spring build up.
  • Perfect for Fall & emergency Winter feeding.
  • Gives bees’ faster/easier access to syrup.
  • Bees feed 24 hours per day at Inner Cover hole in warmth, regardless of temperature.
  • Bees have close access to syrup at Inner Cover hole, not in cold space above.
  • User friendly; no mess, no fuss, no spills, no hassles.
  • Minimize bee loss; no drowning, no dead bees.
  • Exclusive EZ-GRIP™ handle eliminates headaches.
  • Ultimate 3-Season Direct Feeder has a 1-Gallon capacity.
  • 1 or 2 feeders fit inside Medium box; 1 in 8-frame or 1-2 in 10-frame.
  • Swap/Exchange tanks out in seconds; no tools, no hassles.
  • Check syrup level quickly without opening hive; just lift cover.
  • Refill tank quickly easily without disturbing bees; no mess, no open syrup.
  • Bees and Hive remain undisturbed when checking and refilling.
  • Doubles as a Waterer or Outside Feeder.

Two styles of feeder are available:

  1. Original style with the white tank
  2. New style with the blue tank

See the detailed instructions here -> Bee Smart Design Ultimate 3-Season Direct Feeder User Guide

See the how and why on winter syrup feeding here -> Bee Smart Design Info on Feeding Syrup During the Winter 

Made in the USA from recycled materials by Bee Smart Designs.

See the Ultimate In-Hive Feeder for alternate feeding option.

Weight 16 oz
Dimensions N/A

Original (clear tank), New 2022 (blue tank)