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Sweet Reward

Last month I wrote about collecting sap from our very own trees to make maple syrup. The process netted just over one gallon of syrup and a whole lot of respect for the maple syrup producers out there. Compared to … Continue reading

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Sweet forecast

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Chilly, rainy days. Freezing nights. Pretty nasty weather by anyone’s standards, but one species is loving it: The sugar maple tree (and the person who collects its sap). Maple sap runs best when the temperatures reach the upper 30s during … Continue reading

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