Maples Latest {Blog} – tapping & sugaring

2015 Maple Sugaring: Season Wrap-up

Maple in flower

The season ended on drum number 129 for us. We made a little over 3 pounds of syrup per tap - far from record breaking, but average in historical terms for our farm.

2015 Maple Sugaring: Getting into the flow of things...

Night at the Butternut Mountain Farm Maple sugar house

We finished the weekend with Barrel number 29 which is about 15% of a crop for us in an average year. The sap did not run much Saturday or Sunday. We’re optimistic that the next couple of days will bring some excellent sugaring weather.