Maple Sap Collection
January 17

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Last year we tried tapping our big-leaf maples for sap in February, but learned that we were too late. This year Allan got the gear in place in mid January.

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Within a few minutes there was sap in the bottles. By the end of the day there was almost a gallon from four trees.

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We did have some snow just before and after Christmas, but now our forest looks like spring!

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