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  1. Thread: Leader WSE

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    Leader WSE

    We have a leader 2X4 WSE evaporator. My question is do you folks who use this model machine finish your syrup in the evaporator or in a separate pan?
    Thank you
  2. Thread: sap run

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    sap run

    I got 15 more gals Thursday the sap was running good but not today temp 6 degrees fahrenheit
  3. Thread: saap

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    saap

    The 5 trees I tapped last week had about 10 sap total this morning it must have ran yesterday.
  4. Thread: tapped today

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    tapped today

    Taped 5 large sugar Maple's today using buckets. we start our maple syrup demonstrations for schools this Friday. WIll be using water and sugar in the evaporator for a few weeks until the sap starts...
  5. Thread: gal per ta[

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    gal per ta[

    What does .51 gal per tap mean I thought you got over 20 gal per tap a season Thanks
  6. Thread: Few taps today

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    I got 15 gal of sap this afternoon from the 10...

    I got 15 gal of sap this afternoon from the 10 taps of yesterday. will keep it in the SS where it will stay cold. The demos start Friday and continue on until 2 April. Located in Joliet Il.
  7. Thread: Few taps today

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    Few taps today

    I tapped 10 tress today sap ran steady from all but 1 tap. know its early but had to do it for syrup demos that start next week. They will probably heal over when it gets cold again. At least I will...
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    Contact the Sugar Bush in Mason Mich. We buy 300...

    Contact the Sugar Bush in Mason Mich. We buy 300 to 400 gal every year from them. Nice people.
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    Done for this year

    Pulled all the taps today was a good seson
  10. Thread: sap running

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    sap running

    Gathered another 50 gals today been running good since last Sat.
  11. Thread: sap quantity

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    sap quantity

    I just was curious,what is the average, and the most sap you can get from 1 maple tree per season. I read somewhere that 20-25 gals per year was the most. What is the most taps you have put on a...
  12. Thread: Sap

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    I once read that an average tree would produce...

    I once read that an average tree would produce about 20 gal of sap in a season. I just was wondering what you guts thought. I realize it would have to be on buckets to know. Another question what is...
  13. Thread: Sap

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    Sap

    What is the most amount of sap you have gotten from 1 tree in a SEASON?
  14. Thread: tap depth

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    Thank you all

    Thank you all
  15. Thread: tap depth

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    tap depth

    How deep do you drill the tap for a 7/16 hole? I am using 5 gal pails.
    Thank you.
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    Gathered sap today

    I have 11 taps I got about 25 gal sap today enough to fill the evaporator, will boil in the morning for demonstration for the kids program. I will put on more taps later this week.
  17. Thread: Tapped today

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    Joliet Il.

    Joliet Il.
  18. Thread: Tapped today

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    Tapped today

    I tapped 6 large sugar Maples today. 2 of them started running sap before I got the drill bit out. I work at a Nature Center and have to tap early due to the field trips starting. Will put more taps...
  19. Thread: Fall Tapping

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    Fall Tapping

    Has anyone done any tapping this fall. It has been so mild I imagine the sap is there.
    Thank You Old Tom
  20. Thread: oops

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    oops

    I meant to say what is organic maple syrup
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    Generic maple syrup

    What is generic maple syrup?
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    Yes but can you hang a 5 gallon pail form them?...

    Yes but can you hang a 5 gallon pail form them? Your talking over 40# when full.
  23. Thread: Short season?

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    Is it possible to re-tap them later on?

    Is it possible to re-tap them later on?
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    On Monday 2-1 I gathered about 30 gals of sap and...

    On Monday 2-1 I gathered about 30 gals of sap and another 20 gals this am it has been running steady but with no sun today it slowed up. 1 mile east of Joliet.
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    Maple syrup

    Put in 7 taps on Tus the 27th some were running yesterday more this weekend I hope. 50 miles southwest of Chicago
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