Tag: maple syrup

For centuries, maple syrup producers across New England and Canada harvested sap by drilling into the bark of fully grown wild trees. While commercial syrup producers have adopted vacuum pumps and plastic tubing to aid these efforts, recent experiments at the University of Vermont’s Proctor Maple Research Center may further pull the industry from its […]

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Pricey, but for $68 you not only get a half gallon of premium US Grade A medium amber maple syrup, you also get this nice glass jug too!

This video above from the Wisconsin Educational Communications Board shows the process of extracting delicious Wisconsin sap to make maple syrup. Kat Becker and Tony Shultz own a sap-farm and rely heavily on perfect weather conditions in Wisconsin to collect sap but the changing weather in the area has given them one of the worst […]