sugar and waterA sugar-water mixture, especially bedoed for ants. It is an adjunct to diet for ants with honeydew and live insects (and the seeds for Messor and Pheidole).
Comes with tube and swab where the ants can suck the sugar water. Suitable for several months. Make sure that the cotton remains moist. Every few weeks, the cotton ball with the back of a pencil (for example) which press deeper into the moisture.