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Winter thaw triggers sap run in maple country

posted on February 5, 2016 at 3:14 PM

A winter thaw in the Northeast has triggered sap to flow in maple trees, launching an early start to the syrup season for some producers in parts of New England who have already decided to tap their trees. Full Story

Maple Syrup Producers Tap Tradition of Value-Added Revenue

posted on May 1, 2015 at 6:34 PM

Maple Syrup Producers Tap Tradition of Value-Added Revenue
Our country’s earliest sugar makers were firmly rooted in their craft well before Europeans arrived. But it was the union of native tradition and colonial technology which laid the groundwork for North America’s enduring maple syrup production... Full Story

Mild Winter Creates Sticky Problem for Maple Syrup Season

posted on February 22, 2012 at 3:45 PM

A mild winter across the Northeast is injecting extra uncertainty into maple syrup season, but many producers say they'll just go with the flow, whenever it starts. Full Story

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