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This is Pretty Sappy

This is our third year of boiling maple sap for syrup. The first year, we scored about 25 gallons of sap from a friend who just couldn’t bear to boil another drop.  We drove to her place, collected the buckets, … Continue reading

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Marking the Sugar Maples

When the trees lining our driveway start to look like this, we know that winter is not too far away.   Before the leaves fall off the trees, we wanted to be sure to mark our sugar maples.  Come springtime, … Continue reading

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