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Amanda Paul

Amanda lives in New England and practices biodynamic gardening on her homestead. She raises heritage chickens, pastured ducks, and is a beekeeper. To learn more about Amanda, follow @jeaniegreenhens on Instagram.
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Articles by Amanda Paul

How to Make Beeswax Food Wraps

It’s easy and inexpensive to make beeswax wraps, and they make a great addition to your homestead kitchen. If you’re a backyard beekeeper, you’re likely on the hunt for beeswax uses and you already have everything you need to get started.

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Installing a New Queen Bee to Change Genetics
June 13, 2019 . · Health & Pests

Changing genetics (and achieving diversity) can be achieved by installing a new queen bee or “requeening.” Is this the solution to better overwintering in the Northeast?

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Make Your Own Beeswax Wraps
March 19, 2019 . · Honey & Beeswax

By Amanda Paul – As we are all aware, plastic is everywhere — in our households, landfills, and even in the deepest depths of the ocean. Beeswax wraps (alternatively referred …

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