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Beeswax Crayons: A Natural Alternative to Petroleum-Based

Beeswax crayons offer a more natural alternative to traditional paraffin-based crayons. Crayons made with beeswax are long lasting and durable, and the natural transparency of the beeswax reveals rich and vibrant colors as the crayons glide buttery-smooth over paper. They smell good, too! Petroleum-Based Crayons Are Probably Safe, But… Crayons have long been a favorite of children. Whether

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Beeswax Wood Finish and Furniture Polish: Always Been the Best…

Once – and not so terribly long ago – just about ALL wood finish products were made with beeswax. But mass-produced products made without beeswax (largely to save money) gradually eased beeswax wood finish products to the back of the shelf. In recent years, though, beeswax-based products have been making a comeback. And for some

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when to add supers

When to Add Supers

When to Add Supers by Margaret Smith (Anderson, SC) I am a new bee keeper who has a hive with a newly caught swarm and a hive with newly installed packaged bees. Both hives are active and the bees are working hard. I was told not to put on a super right away because I

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